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Fig. 3 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 3

From: Prevalence of intestinal parasites, with emphasis on the molecular epidemiology of Giardia duodenalis and Blastocystis sp., in the Paranaguá Bay, Brazil: a community survey

Fig. 3

Dot-and-box plots showing the distribution of the cycle threshold values obtained by qPCR in G. duodenalis-positive samples according to their infection intensity as estimated by microscopy. The bottom and top lines of the boxes indicate the first and third quartiles, and the thicker line inside the box represents the second quartile (the median). Statistical significance (P < 0.01) is indicated by asterisks

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