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Table 2 Genetic diversity of each molecular marker

From: Genotype comparison of Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum clones from pregnant and non-pregnant populations in North-west Colombia

  Plasmodium vivax(n = 120)
  1.501 3.502 3.27 MS16 MPS3α
Successful genotyping (%) 91 89 84 79 78
No. different alleles detected 8 8 23 24 19
Polyclonal samples (%) 12 13 55 12 25
Expected heterozygosity (He) 0.765 0.836 0.894 0.928 0.881
  Plasmodium falciparum (n = 111)
  ARA2 TA1 POLYα PFPK2 MSP2
Successful genotyping (%) 66 79 62 69 71
No. different alleles detected 2 4 6 6 5
Polyclonal samples (%) 3 4 7 8 9
Expected heterozygosity (He) 0.331 0.494 0.511 0.604 0.544