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Table 2 Region wise distribution of tandem repeat variants of DHFR and DHPS gene

From: Low prevalence of dihydro folate reductase (dhfr) and dihydropteroate synthase (dhps) quadruple and quintuple mutant alleles associated with SP resistance in Plasmodium vivax isolates of West Bengal, India

Gene Type Tandem repeat KMC (%) Purulia (%)
Dhfr Type 1 GDNTSGGDNTHGGDNTHGGDNADKL 19.23 0.00
Type 2 GDNTSGGDNTHG ------------GDNADKL 80.77 100
Dhps Type A GEAKLTNGEGKLTNGEAKLTNGEGKLTNG EAKLTNGEGKLTNGDAKLTNGDSKLTNG 10.64 21.15
Type B GEAKLTNGEGKLTNGEAKLTNGEGKLTNG -------------------------------------DSKLTNG 89.36 63.47
Type C GEAKLTNGEGKLTNGEAKLTNGEGKLTNG EAKLTNGEGKLTN -------------GDSKLTNG 0.00 15.38