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Table 1 Allele detection per sample by loading volume and MSP2 locus.

From: Distinction of Plasmodium falciparum recrudescence and re-infection by MSP2 genotyping: A caution about unstandardized classification criteria

Lane loading volume Mean number of alleles per sample [range]
  3D7 ψ Wilcoxon Z (P value) FC27 ψ Wilcoxon Z (P value)
13 μl (A) 1.54 [0–4] - 1.45 [0–6] -
13 μl (B) 1.54 [0–3] 0.000 (1.000) 1.44 [0–5] -0.577 (0.564)
20 μl 1.53 [14] -1.890 (0.059) 1.22 [0–3] -2.801 (0.005)
30 μl 1.49 [0–4] -2.333 (0.020) 1.12 [0–3] -3.788 (< 0.001)
  1. ψ Paired differences tested against 13 ul lane A.