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Table 4 Numbers and relationships of oocyst alleles

From: Plasmodium vivax genetic diversity and heterozygosity in blood samples and resulting oocysts at the Thai–Myanmar border

  3.27 3.502 8.504 MS5 MS6 MS7 MS8 MS16 All
Original criteria
 Single allele, same as blood 100 96 61 63 39 66 69 59 553
 Single allele, different from blood 9 3 3 1 12 2 3 6 39
 Two alleles, same as blood 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4
 Two alleles, one allele same as blood 2 1 1 0 3 0 0 1 7
 Two alleles, both alleles different from blood 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 4
Modified criteria
 Single allele, same as blood 97 96 59 63 36 66 69 58 544
 Single allele, different from blood 9 3 3 1 10 2 3 6 37
 Two alleles, same as blood 2 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 7
 Two alleles, one allele same as blood 5 1 2 0 6 0 0 1 15
 Two alleles, both alleles different from blood 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 4
  1. Total numbers of successfully amplified loci are shown, stratified according to relationship with parent blood samples. Modified criteria = inclusion of minor peaks on the basis of detection of matched peaks in related blood or oocyst samples