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Table 2 PCR negative results of pfhrp2 and pfhrp3 genes including flanking regions among P. falciparum positive isolates

From: Detection of high prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum histidine-rich protein 2/3 gene deletions in Assosa zone, Ethiopia: implication for malaria diagnosis

Study site Pf pos samples by qPCR Pfhrp2-exon2 Pfhrp2-exon1-2 MAL7P1_228 MAL7P1_230 Pfhrp3-exon2 Pfhrp3-exon1-2 MAL13P1_475 MAL13P1_485
Neg Neg Neg Neg Neg Neg Neg Neg
No No (%) No (%) No (%) No (%) No (%) No (%) No (%) No (%)
Sherkole 94 14 (14.9) 48 (51.1) 53 (56.4) 42(44.7) 8(8.5) 5 (5.3) 51 (54.3) 51 (54.3)
Bambasi 66 9 (13.6) 23 (34.8) 28 (42.4) 20 (30.3) 6 (9.1) 2 (3.0) 25 (37.9) 27 (40.9)
Kurmuk 42 10 (23.8) 26 (61.9) 28 (66.7) 22 (52.4) 5 (11.9) 2 (4.8) 26 (61.9) 28 (66.7)
Assosa 16 6 (37.5) 12 (75) 11 (68.7) 9 (56.3) 1 (6.3) 0 (0) 11 (68.8) 11 (68.8)
Total 218 39 (17.9) 109 (50) 120 (55.1) 93 (42.7) 20 (9.2) 9 (4.1) 113 (51.8) 117 (53.7)
  1. Pf Pos=P. falciparum, Positive, Neg Negative
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