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Table 4 Distribution of allelic variants of GLURP RII repeat region of P. falciparum in rural and urban communities

From: Extensive diversity in the allelic frequency of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface proteins and glutamate-rich protein in rural and urban settings of southwestern Nigeria

Genotypes Allelic size (bp) Rural n = 106 (%) Urban n = 26 (%)
I 500–550 1 (0.9%) 0 (0.0%)
II 550–600 2 (1.9%) 1 (3.8%)
III 600–650 2 (1.9%) 0 (0.0%)
IV 650–700 1 (0.9%) 0 (0.0%)
V 700–750 2 (1.9%) 0 (0.0%)
VI 750–800 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
VII 800–850 15 (12.2%) 2 (7.7%)
VIII 850–900 6 (5.7%) 0 (0.0%)
IX 900–950 17 (16.0%) 5 (19.2%)
X 950–1000 7 (6.6%) 3 (11.5%)
XI 1000–1050 44 (41.5%) 10 (38.5%)
XII 1050–1100 3 (2.8%) 3 (11.5%)
X + XI   2 (1.9%) 0 (0.0%)
XI + XII   4 (3.8%) 1(3.8%)
III + XI   0 (0.0%) 1 (3.8%)
MOI   1.0 1.0
  1. GLURP glutamate rich protein