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Table 1 Age groups, gender (%) and parasite density of individuals screened

From: Diagnostic performance of a novel loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assay targeting the apicoplast genome for malaria diagnosis in a field setting in sub-Saharan Africa

Age group (years) Male Female Total Median parasite density (range)
<5 38 (11 %) 54 (16 %) 92 (27 %) 192 (16–9120)
5–14 81 (24 %) 94 (28 %) 175 (52 %) 64 (16–41,280)
≥15 22 (6 %) 52 (15 %) 74 (21 %) 64 (16–65,600)
Total 141 (41 %) 200 (59 %) 341