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Table 1 Estimates of DNA sequence polymorphism and tests of neutrality of PvLDH and PfLDH in Myanmar P. vivax and P. falciparum isolates

From: Genetic diversity of Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum lactate dehydrogenases in Myanmar isolates

  Segregating sites (S) Singleton variable sites K H Hd ± SD π ± SD dN–dS ± SD Tajima’s D (P value) Fu and Li’s D (P value) Fu and Li’s F (P value)
PvLDH (n = 49) 29 26 1.655 21 0.767 ± 0.061 0.00174 ± 0.00022 − 0.004 ± 0.002 − 2.481 (P < 0.01) − 5.296 (P < 0.02) − 5.114 (P < 0.02)
PfLDH (n = 52) 17 16 0.691 14 0.469 ± 0.087 0.00073 ± 0.00018 0 − 2.533
(P < 0.001)
− 5.154 (P < 0.02) − 5.040 (P < 0.02)
  1. S, Number of segregating sites; K, average number of nucleotide differences; H, number of haplotypes; Hd, haplotype diversity; π, observed average pairwise nucleotide diversity; dN, rate of non-synonymous mutations; dS, rate of synonymous mutations