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TableĀ 1 Types of SNPs detected in Pfdhfr and Pfdhps genes among 48 Plasmodium falciparum isolates

From: Molecular identification of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance in malaria infected women who received intermittent preventive treatment in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Mutant alleles in Pfdhfr genea Number of the isolates, n (%) Mutant alleles in Pfdhps geneb Number of the isolates, n (%)
N51I 41/48 (85.4) A437G 48/48 (100.0)
C59R 29/48 (60.4) K540E 1/48 (2.1)
S108N 48/48 (100.0) A581G 1/48 (2.1)
  1. aPfdhfr polymorphisms: codon 51, asparagine to isoleucine; codon 59, cysteine to arginine; codon 108, serine to asparagine
  2. bPfdhps polymorphisms: codon 437, alanine to glycine; codon 540, lysine to glutamic acid; codon 581, alanine to glycine