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Table 2 Logistic regression analysis of Rh5 YH and HD alleles in all three malaria infections between 2007 and 2009

From: Comparison of allele frequencies of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite antigens in malaria infections sampled in different years in a Kenyan population

  Haplotype Odds ratio (95 % CI) p value
YH HD
Age    1.1 (0.89–1.39) 0.349
Year
 2007 42 (54) 36 (46) 1  
 2008 60 (68) 27 (31) 0.11 (0.03–0.37) <0.001
 2009 51 (80) 12 (19) 0.05 (0.01–0.29) 0.001
Population
 Severe 105 (73) 38 (27) 1  
 Uncomplicated 25 (51) 24 (49) 4.66 (1.75–12.43) 0.002
 Asymptomatic 28 (68) 13 (32) 7.43 (1.57–35.16) 0.011