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Table 3 Pattern of deletions in the pfhrp2 and pfhrp3 genes in the 29 deleted Plasmodium falciparum isolates (n = 29)

From: Molecular surveillance reveals the presence of pfhrp2 and pfhrp3 gene deletions in Plasmodium falciparum parasite populations in Uganda, 2017–2019

P.f DNA PCR msp1 msp2 pfhrp2
Exon1
pfhrp2
Exon-2
pfhrp3 Exon1 pfhrp3
Exon-2
Sample (%)
+ + + 8 (27.6%)
+ + + + 5 (17.2%)
+ + + + 1 (3.4%)
+ + + + + 2 (6.9%)
+ + + + + 1 (3.4%)
+ + + + + + 3 (10.3%)
+ + + + + 1 (3.4%)
+ + + + + + 2 (6.9%)
+ + + + + + 6 (20.7%)
  1. PCR amplification and detection results for the 29 deleted samples. Positive and negative PCR results are represented by (+) and (−) respectively)