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Table 2 Parasite genotypes based on polymerase chain reaction (PCR) products of isolates of Plasmodium falciparum obtained before treatment from 33 patients who failed treatment with anti-malarial drugs in a malaria-endemic region of Southeastern Bangladesh

From: Genotyping of Plasmodium falciparum using antigenic polymorphic markers and to study anti-malarial drug resistance markers in malaria endemic areas of Bangladesh

Loci Number of alleles Number positive Number MOI≥2 MOI Pre TX number positive Number MOI≥2 MOI Post TX MOI both
MSP-1 total   33 27 3.0 33 26 2.3 2.7
K1 6 19 10 1.5 17 10 1.6 1.6
MAD 8 25 12 1.5 19 11 1.6 1.5
R033 4 20 13 1.6 13 7 1.5 1.6
GLURP 6 32* 6 1.2 33 5 1.2 1.2
CRT-RFLP 2 33 6 1.2 33 3 1.1 1.1
MDR1 2 33 10 1.3 33 3 1.1 1.2
  1. * Note: one of paired samples in baseline has not amplified for GLURP.