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Table 3 Levels of esterases (alpha esterases, beta esterases, pNPA), GSTs and MFOs activities (mean ± standard error of the mean) in populations of An. arabiensis from Ethiopia

From: Mapping insecticide resistance and characterization of resistance mechanisms in Anopheles arabiensis (Diptera: Culicidae) in Ethiopia

  ESTs   GSTs MFOs
Mosquito population Alpha naphthyl acetate Beta naphthyl acetate pNPA CDNB Heme peroxidase
Lab strain 0.024 ± 0.002 0.02 ± 0.008 0.06 ± 0.009 0.023 ± 0.002 0.0012 ± 0.0013
Mankush 0.011 ± 0.005 0.011 ± 0.004 0.049 ± 0.024 0.043 ± 0.005* 0.00092 ± 0.001
Chewaka 0.022 ± 0.008 0.021 ± 0.007 0.067 ± 0.034 0.029 ± 0.002 0.00076 ± 0.0009
Tolay 0.015 ± 0.004 0.012 ± 0.003 0.050 ± 0.09 0.036 ± 0.002 0.00033 ± 0.0004
Asendabo 0.023 ± 0.006 0.022 ± 0.006 0.075 ± 0.036 0.027 ± 0.002 0.00056 ± 0.0006
Shellemele 0.014 ± 0.003 0.013 ± 0.003 0.051 ± 0.027 0.030 ± 0.001 0.00055 ± 0.0006
Goro 0.018 ± 0.008 0.017 ± 0.007 0.06 ± 0.081 0.038 ± 0.005 0.00073 ± 0.0009
Sodore 0.017 ± 0.006 0.015 ± 0.005 0.045 ± 0.047 0.041 ± 0.003* 0.0004 ± 0.0005
  1. * Significant at P < 0.05