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Table 1 Genetic diversity of P. falciparum msp genes in Grande Comore

From: Genetic diversity of Plasmodium falciparum in Grande Comore Island

Gene Allelic family n (%)
msp1 K1 87 (55.0)
MAD20 24 (15.2)
RO33 5 (3.2)
K1/MAD 36 (22.8)
K1/RO33 5 (3.2)
MAD/RO33 0 (0)
K1/MAD20/RO33 1 (0.6)
Total K1 129 (81.6)
Total MAD20 61 (38.6)
Total RO33 11 (7)
msp2 FC27 65 (47.4)
IC3D7 53 (38.7)
FC27/IC3D7 19 (13.8)
Total FC27 84 (61.3)
Total IC3D7 72 (52.5)
  1. There was a total of 158 msp1 and 137 msp2 fragments