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Table 5 Distribution of reconstructed Pfcrt haplotypes from clinical isolates from South and Eastern Ethiopia

From: Return of chloroquine-sensitive Plasmodium falciparum parasites and emergence of chloroquine-resistant Plasmodium vivax in Ethiopia

Locus haplotype Investigated fragment (5′-3′) Number (%)
pfcrt 74-76 CVMNK (Sensitive) 5′-TAATTGAAACAATTTTTG-3′ 187 (95.9)
SVMNT (Mutant) 5′-TAATGA AT AA AATTTTTG-3′ 8 (4.1)
CVIET (Mutant) 5′-TAATGA AT ACAATTTTTG-3′ 0
  1. pfmdr1: Plasmodium falciparum multi-drug resistance 1; pfcrt: Plasmodium falciparum chloroquine resistance transporter; pvmdr1: Plasmodium vivax multi-drug resistance 1.