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Table 1 Allelic diversity (expected heterozygosity, H e ) at 10 microsatellite loci in 8 local populations of Plasmodium falciparum in West Africa

From: Population genetic structure of Plasmodium falciparum across a region of diverse endemicity in West Africa

  Populations sampled (n = numbers of individual isolates)   
  Guinea   Guinea Bissau   Gambia   Senegal
Locus N’Zerekore (n = 44) Boke (n = 33) Forecariah (n = 9) Caio (n = 12) Basse (n = 33) Farafenni (n = 42) Greater Banjul (n = 79) Richard Toll (n = 16)
TA1 0.85 0.88 0.89 0.91 0.88 0.85 0.86 0.91
TAA87 0.85 0.79 0.81 0.82 0.86 0.85 0.85 0.74
ARA2 0.88 0.88 0.72 0.85 0.84 0.82 0.82 0.71
Pfg377 0.64 0.57 0.56 0.64 0.63 0.52 0.53 0.69
PfPK2 0.87 0.85 0.86 0.89 0.88 0.89 0.85 0.93
Polya 0.85 0.90 0.83 0.96 0.78 0.89 0.89 0.86
TAA60 0.80 0.83 0.89 0.68 0.82 0.79 0.82 0.75
TAA81 0.85 0.83 0.89 0.74 0.84 0.80 0.79 0.76
TAA109 0.83 0.86 0.86 0.85 0.88 0.86 0.87 0.82
TA42 0.34 0.54 0.39 0.68 0.16 0.22 0.25 0.00
Mean 0.78 0.79 0.77 0.80 0.76 0.75 0.75 0.72