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Table 4 Number of samples found to be positive for the three different peptide serology markers in the Kenyan population, stratified according to malaria serological status

From: Assessment of multiplex Onchocerca volvulus peptide ELISA in non-endemic tropical regions

Malaria serostatusnNumber (%) of plasma samples above “spot intensity cut-off” for peptide
OvMP-1OvMP-23OvNMP-483-peptide positives
Negative2016 (80.0)6 (30.0)4 (20.0)2 (10.0)
Intermediate1111 (100)7 (63.6)4 (36.4)3 (27.3)
Positive165142 (86.1)108 (65.5)106 (64.2)82 (49.7)
Total196169 (86.2)121 (61.7)114 (58.2)87 (44.4)