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Table 1 Distribution of size variants of msp-1 and msp-2 in Indian P. falciparum isolates

From: Genetic structure of Plasmodium falciparum field isolates in eastern and north-eastern India

  Assam Orissa West Bengal
  Karbi Anglong Kamrup Keonjhar Sundergarh Darjeeling
msp-1 n = 18 n = 27 n = 24 n = 40 n = 22
K1 1 8 7 17 12
MAD20 2 5 7 13 1
R033 0 5 8 4 6
K1+MAD20 10 3 0 4 2
K1+R033 1 3 1 1 1
MAD20+R033 0 2 1 1 0
K1+MAD20+R033 4 1 0 0 0
Multiclonal isolates % 83.3 33.3 8.3 15.0 13.6
msp-2 n = 22 n = 28 n = 19 n = 40 n = 22
FC27 4 5 8 9 4
3D7 13 21 6 6 18
FC27+3D7 5 2 5 25 0
Multiclonal isolates % 22.7 7.1 26.3 62.5 0.0