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Table 1 Size, RFLP pattern and allelic frequency of Pvmsp - gene

From: PCR/RFLP-Based Analysis of Genetically Distinct Plasmodium vivax Population of Pvmsp-3α and Pvmsp-3β genes in Pakistan

Size variation RFLP by Alu 1 Alleles Data analysis n (%) frequency distribution of sub-allelic variants
Punjab Sindh Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Balochistan Total
(n = 32) (n = 27) (n = 41) (n = 30) (n = 130)
A A1—A12 1 2 (6.25) 2 (7.40) 2 (4.87) 2 (6.66) 8 (6.15)
2 2 (6.25) 1 (3.70) 2 (4.87) 1 (3.33) 6 (4.61)
3 3 (9.37) 2 (7.40) 4 (9.75) 2 (6.66) 11 (8.46)
4 2 (6.25) 1 (3.70) 2 (4.87) 1 (3.33) 6 (4.61)
5 1 (3.12) 1 (3.70) 1 (2.43) 1 (3.33) 4 (3.07)
6 2 (6.25) 1 (3.70) 1 (2.43) 1 (3.33) 4 (3.07)
7 0 (0.00) 1 (3.70) 1 (2.43) 1 (3.33) 3 (2.30)
8 1 (3.12) 0 (0.00) 1 (2.43) 1 (3.33) 3 (2.30)
9 3 (9.37) 3 (11.11) 4 (9.75) 3 (10) 13 (10)
10 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 1 (2.43) 1 (3.33) 2 (1.53)
11 2 (6.25) 0 (0.00) 1 (2.43) 1 (3.33) 3 (2.30)
12 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 1 (2.43) 0 (0.00) 1 (0.76)
B B1—B5 13 3 (9.37) 3 (11.11) 3 (7.31) 2 (6.66) 11 (8.46)
14 2 (6.25) 3 (11.11) 3 (7.31) 3 (10) 11(8.46)
15 1 (3.12) 1 (3.70) 1 (2.43) 1 (3.33) 4 (3.07)
16 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 1 (2.43) 0 (0.00) 1 (0.76)
17 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00)
C C1—C4 18 2 (6.25) 1 (3.70) 2 (4.87) 1 (3.33) 6 (4.61)
19 4 (12.5) 3 (11.11) 4 (9.75) 4 (13.33) 15 (11.53)
20 2 (6.25) 1 (3.70) 2 (4.87) 1 (3.33) 6 (4.61)
21 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00)
D D1 22 2 (6.25) 2 (7.40) 3 (7.31) 2 (6.66) 9 (6.92)
M M1 23 0 (0.00) 1 (3.70) 1 (2.43) 1 (3.33) 3 (2.30)
Total frequency (%)    32 (24.61) 27 (20.76) 41 (31.53) 30 (23.07) 130 (64.35)
Mean ± SE    1.48 ± 0.80 1.30 ± 0.96 1.17 ± 0.92 1.78 ± 0.79  
Kruskal wallis test    p < 0.05  
  1. n = The number of subtypes of alleles that bear Alu 1 RFLP pattern.