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Table 1 Base pair length, amino acid length, number of known repeat type, and novel variants of PfHRP2 and PfHRP3 by study sites

From: Genetic variation of Plasmodium falciparum histidine-rich protein 2 and 3 in Assosa zone, Ethiopia: its impact on the performance of malaria rapid diagnostic tests

District PfHRP2 PfHRP3
Total No Mean Total No Mean
Sequence analyzed Known repeat type Novel variants Base pair length (range) Amino acid length(range) Sequence analyzed Known repeat type Novel variants Base pair length (range) Amino acid length(range)
Sherkole 24 11 14 542 (453–825) 239 (150–283) 34 8 7 555 (466–636) 182 (154–211)
Bambasi 15 11 2 735 (554–873) 244 (184–289) 32 8 5 593 (493–646) 196 (164–215)
Kurmuk 7 10 2 733 (638–872) 244 (212–290) 20 8 7 573 (461–654) 190 (153–217)
Assosa 2 9 1 787 (770–805) 230 (212–247) 2 8 0 515 (464–567) 171 (154–188)