Table 1

Allelic diversity (expected heterozygosity,He) at 10 microsatellite loci in 8 local populations ofPlasmodium falciparumin West Africa
Populations sampled (n = numbers of individual isolates)
Guinea Guinea Bissau Gambia Senegal
Locus N’Zerekore (n = 44) Boke (n = 33) Forecariah (n = 9) Caio (n = 12) Basse (n = 33) Farafenni (n = 42) Greater Banjul (n = 79) Richard Toll (n = 16)
TA1 0.85 0.88 0.89 0.91 0.88 0.85 0.86 0.91
TAA87 0.85 0.79 0.81 0.82 0.86 0.85 0.85 0.74
ARA2 0.88 0.88 0.72 0.85 0.84 0.82 0.82 0.71
Pfg377 0.64 0.57 0.56 0.64 0.63 0.52 0.53 0.69
PfPK2 0.87 0.85 0.86 0.89 0.88 0.89 0.85 0.93
Polya 0.85 0.90 0.83 0.96 0.78 0.89 0.89 0.86
TAA60 0.80 0.83 0.89 0.68 0.82 0.79 0.82 0.75
TAA81 0.85 0.83 0.89 0.74 0.84 0.80 0.79 0.76
TAA109 0.83 0.86 0.86 0.85 0.88 0.86 0.87 0.82
TA42 0.34 0.54 0.39 0.68 0.16 0.22 0.25 0.00
Mean 0.78 0.79 0.77 0.80 0.76 0.75 0.75 0.72

Mobegi et al.

Mobegi et al. Malaria Journal 2012 11:223   doi:10.1186/1475-2875-11-223

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