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Table 3 Prevalence of mutations conferring resistance to chloroquine and sulphadoxine/pyrimethamine in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Angola

From: Prevalence of pfmdr1, pfcrt, pfdhfr and pfdhps mutations associated with drug resistance, in Luanda, Angola

Gene Mutation n Mutation (%) Mixed* (%)
Pfcrt T76 245 93.9 (230/245) 0.4 (1/245)
pfmdr1 Y86 199 61.3 (122/199) 10.1 (20/199)
pfdhfr R59 224 20.6 (46/224) 18.8 (42/224)
pfdhps E540 221 6.3 (14/221) 5.4 (12/221)
  1. *refers to mixed populations of P. falciparum parasites.