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Table 1 Allele typing and diversity profiles of P. falciparum isolates from Myanmar based on genetic diversity of MSP-1 and MSP-2.

From: Genetic polymorphism of merozoite surface protein-1 and merozoite surface protein-2 in Plasmodium falciparum field isolates from Myanmar

  No. of samples PCR product size (bp) Frequency
(%)
Multiplicity of infection (MOI)
MSP-1     
   K1 6 120-210 9.5 1.50
   MAD20 17 140-250 27.0 1.41
   K1 + MAD20 40   63.5 2.38
   Total 63   100 2.03
MSP-2     
   FC27 8 260-500 12.7 1.63
   3D7 12 400-610 19.0 1.58
   FC27 + 3D7 43   68.3 2.70
   Total 63   100 2.35