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Table 4 Prevalence of mutations conferring resistance to sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in Plasmodium vivax (n = 57).

From: Detection of high levels of mutations involved in anti-malarial drug resistance in Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax at a rural hospital in southern Ethiopia

Gene Locus N = 57 Mutation (%)
pvdhfr R58 52 (91.2%)
pvdhfr L57 0 (0%)
pvdhfr N117 56 (98.2%)
pvdhfr T117 0 (0%)
pvdhfr R58/N117 52 (91.2%)
pvdhfr R58/N117/L57 0 (0%)
pvdhps G383 0 (0%)
pvdhps G553 2 (3.5%)
pvdhfr/pvdhps R58/N117/G553 2 (3.5%)