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Table 2 Description of children with CM where P. falciparum lines were derived

From: Dimethyl fumarate reduces TNF and Plasmodium falciparum induced brain endothelium activation in vitro

Parasite line Retinopathy status Blantyre coma score Coma duration (h) Brain swelling score (MRIa) Parasitemia (IE/µl) HCT (% volume)
3173 Ret+ 2 36 5 148,500 19
3180 Ret+ 2 16 3 296,000 32
3194 Ret+ 2 20 ND 177,120 23
3207 Ret+ 1 108 3 632,500 21
3080 Ret+ 2 56 5 520 21
3005 Ret− 2 24 ND 20,500 25
3013 Ret− 1 10 3 45,000 25
3039 Ret− 2 12 ND 600,000 25
  1. Ret retinopathy, HCT hematocrit, ND not done
  2. aMRI scores for brain swelling (scale 1–8): 1–4: absence of swelling, 5–6: mild/moderate swelling; 7–8: severe swelling