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Table 2 Prevalence of antibody reactivity to single and multiple Plasmodium spp. anti-MSP-119

From: Seroepidemiology of Plasmodium species infections in Zimbabwean population

Study area Overall prevalence (%) Single Plasmodium spp. response Multiple Plasmodium spp. response Single spp. anti-MSP-119 Ab responses Multiple spp. anti- MSP-119 Ab responses
Falciparum Malariae Ovale Falciparum/malariae only Falciparum/ ovale only Falciparum/ vivax only Malariae/ ovale only Falciparum/ malariae and ovale
Burma valley (n = 100) 61 30 (49.2) 31 (50.8) 24 (80) 3 (10) 3 (10) 26 (83.9) 2 (6.5) 0 1 (3.1) 2 (6.5)
Mutoko (n = 100) 31 15 (48.4) 16 (51.6) 11 (68.8) 0 4 (31.2) 6 (37.5) 2 (12.5) 0 3 (18.8) 5 (31.2)
Chiredzi (n = 100) 32 23 (71.9) 9 (28.1) 18 (78.3) 3 (13) 2 (8.7) 6 (66.7) 0 1 (11.1) 0 2 (22.2)
  1. Values indicate the number of responders while those in parenthesis are expressed as % of responders in the respective categories
  2. n number of individuals