Volume 22, Number 8—August 2016
Phylogeographic Evidence for 2 Genetically Distinct Zoonotic Plasmodium knowlesi Parasites, Malaysia
|Gene and location||No. samples||No. haplotypes||No. polymorphic sites||Haplotype diversity ±SD||Nucleotide diversity ±SD||Average. no. nucleotide differences|
|PkA-type 18S rRNA|
|Peninsular Malaysia||105||47||62||0.906 ±0.0.025||0. 0.00284 ±0.00024||2.66667|
|Malaysian Borneo||105||48||85||0.871 ±0.031||0.00276 ±0.0.00029||2.59341|
|Peninsular Malaysia||53||20||20||0.827 ±0.039||0.00141 ±0.00018||1.52685|
|Malaysian Borneo||84||25||25||0.676 ±0.057||0.00115 ±0.00014||1.24498|
|Overall||137||44||39||0.848 ±0.025||0.00215 ±0.00013||2.33104|
*PkA-type 18S rRNA, P. knowlesi type A small subunit ribosomal 18S RNA; PkCOX1 P. knowlesi cytochrome oxidase subunit I.
1These authors contributed equally to this article.
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