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Table 2 Number of alleles and expected heterozygosity (He) at ten microsatellite loci within imported Plasmodium falciparum from the Indian Subcontinent and Africa

From: Influx of diverse, drug resistant and transmissible Plasmodium falciparum into a malaria-free setting in Qatar

Origin of isolates   2490 Pfg377 polyα TA109 TA81 ARA2 PfPK2 TA1 TA60 TA87
The Indian Subcontinent (n = 13) Alleles 3 4 6 5 5 5 7 7 6 6
He 0.67 0.68 0.87 0.81 0.74 0.71 0.91 0.87 0.72 0.86
Africa (n = 77) Alleles 7 5 18 10 10 11 9 13 6 10
He 0.48 0.58 0.93 0.81 0.76 0.81 0.78 0.85 0..76 0.83