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Table 1 Evaluation of pkMSP-1 42 with patient sera in Western blot assay and ELISA

From: Immunogenicity of bacterial-expressed recombinant Plasmodium knowlesi merozoite surface protein-142 (MSP-142)

Human sera group Number of sera tested Western blot ELISA
  Positive Negative Positive Negative
A. P. knowlesi 38 33 5 34 4
B. Non- P. knowlesi human malaria      
i. P. vivax 15 14 1 14 1
ii. P. falciparum 13 13 0 12 1
iii. P. ovale 1 1 0 1 0
C. Non-malarial parasitic infection      
i. Filariasis 4 1 3 0 4
ii. Amoebiasis 16 2 14 4 2
iii. Cysticercosis 13 0 13 2 11
iv. Toxoplasmosis 11 0 11 1 10
v. Toxocarasis 3 0 3 1 2
D. Healthy donor 75 0 75 1 74