Scientists find how deadly malaria parasite jumped from gorillas to humans

Scientists who resurrected a 50,000 year-old gene sequence have used it figure out how the world's deadliest malaria parasite jumped from gorillas to humans - giving insight into the origins of one of human history's biggest killers. Francesca Lynagh reports.

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