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Table 2 Differential staining pattern of P. vivax

From: A rapid sensitive, flow cytometry-based method for the detection of Plasmodium vivax-infected blood cells

Stage BiP MSP1 DBP PVS16
Ring to Mid-stage Trophozoite + - - -
Late-Trophozoite-early schizont + + - -
Mid-late Schizont + + + -
Gametocyte + - - +
  1. Ring to mid trophozoite were stained with BiP, late trophozoite to early schizont were stained with BiP and MSP1, mid to late schizont were stained with BiP, MSP1 and DBP, and gametocyte was stained with BiP and pvs16.