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Table 2 Base pair range and number of detected genotypes of the respective msp-1 and msp-2 gene families in P. falciparum isolates from 315 malaria patients in Cameroon

From: Genetic diversity of Plasmodium falciparum and genetic profile in children affected by uncomplicated malaria in Cameroon

Markermsp-1msp-2
K1MAD20R033FC273D7/IC
Number of different genotypes per allele9611215
Allele range (bp)153–335175–205155140–387200–568
Total per locus1627 
Genotypes frequency for allele type occurring at a frequency < 10%9 (100%)5 (97.5%)0 (0%)10 (83.3%)14 (95.3%)
Total per allele14 (87.5%)24 (88.9%)
Genotypes frequency for allele type occurring at a frequency > 10%0 (0%)1 (16.7%)1 (100%)2 (16.7%)1 (6.7%)
Total per allele2 (12.5%)3 (11.1%)