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Table 2 Parasite isolates included in the study

From: Plasmodium falciparum variant erythrocyte surface antigens: a pilot study of antibody acquisition in recurrent natural infections

Patients Female (f)/male (m) Age (months) Blood group Day of parasit-aemia Parasitaemia (%) Flow cytometry analysis Asymptomatic (tympanic temperature < 37.5 °C) No of infecting clonesa
119 F 41 A 0 6.25 Yes   2
35 0.68 Yes No 2
84 2.19 No No 1
150 M 30 A 0 1.69 No   3
42 6.09 Yes No 2
171 M 13 AB 0 2.57 Yes   3
21 0.07 Yes Yes 1
76 2.06 Yes No 2
178 M 35 A 0 2.71 Yes   6
42 4.11 Yes No 1
221 M 38 A 0 6.76 Yes   7
35 0.27 No Yes 4
78 0.14 No Yes 7
233 M 42 0 0 2.22 Yes   3
35 0.47 Yes Yes 7
245 F 31 0 0 1.01 Yes   4
35 0.11 No Yes 6
63 0.67 Yes Yes 2
84 0.11 Yes Yes 9
  1. aAccording to MSP2 analysis (capillary electrophoresis)