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Table 2 Genetic PCR-RFLP types of T. gondii in animals and humans in China

From: Toxoplasma gondii prevalence in food animals and rodents in different regions of China: isolation, genotyping and mouse pathogenicity

Host No. of isolates ToxoDB PCR-RFLP genotypes References
#10 (Type I) #1 (Type II) #2 (Type III) #3 (Type II-variant) #9 (China 1) #18 #204 #205 #213 #225
Cats 72 1 0 0 0 65 2 0 4 0 0 [15, 16, 38] and this study
Pigs 33 12 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 2 0 [22, 39, 43] and this study
Sheep 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 [17]
Rabbits 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 [44]
Wild birds 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 [45]
Chickens 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 This study
Voles 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 This study
Humans 7 2 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 [16, 17]
Total 119 13 (10.9 %) 1 (0.8 %) 1 (0.8 %) 3 (2.5%) 88 (73.9 %) 2 (1.7 %) 1 (0.8 %) 4 (3.4 %) 2 (1.7 %) 1 (0.8 %)