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Table 1 Absolute numbers and proportions of parasitized and non-parasitized G6PD deficient and normal RBCs

From: A fluorometric assay to determine the protective effect of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) against a Plasmodium spp. infection in females heterozygous for the G6PD gene: proof of concept in Plasmodium falciparum

Experiment G6PDn not infected RBCs (% of normal RBC) G6PDn infected RBCs (% of normal RBC) G6PDd not infected RBCs (% of deficient RBC) G6PDd infected RBCs (% of deficient RBC) Odds ratio (95% CI), p
Schizont Replicate#1 9,610 (98.0) 192 (2.0) 51,252 (99.6) 219 (0.4) 0.2 (0.18 to 0.26), < 0.001
Schizont Replicate#2 13,821 (97.9) 291 (2.1) 85,019 (99.6) 368 (0.4) 0.2 (0.18 to 0.24), < 0.001
Ring Replicate#1 10,517 (99.1) 97 (0.9) 88,575 (99.7) 223 (0.3) 0.3 (0.21 to 0.35), < 0.001
Ring Replicate#2 8,349 (99.1) 74 (0.9) 90,803 (99.8) 159 (0.2) 0.2 (0.15 to 0.26), < 0.001
Pooled 42,297 (98.5) 654 (1.5) 315,649 (99.7) 969 (0.3) 0.2 (0.18 to 0.22), < 0.001
  1. CI confidence interval, G6PDd G6PD deficient, G6PDn G6PD normal, RBC red blood cell