TABLE 4.

IgG subclass antibodies to P. falciparum antigens in adults in the rainy and dry seasons

AntigenIgG1IgG2IgG3IgG4
Rainy seasonaDry seasonbRainy seasonDry seasonRainy seasonDry seasonRainy seasonDry season
No.c%No.c%No.c%No.c%No.c%No.c%No.c%No.c%
CSP69.511.400.000.02539.71014.3d11.611.4
TRAP34.845.711.611.42133.345.7d1523.81318.6
LSA-11727.000.0d00.011.42133.3710.0d34.834.3
  • a The total number of adults tested in the rainy season was 63.

  • b The total number of adults tested in the dry season was 70.

  • c Number of adults with IgG subclass antibodies (≥1.0 AU).

  • d P < 0.001 for a comparison of the rainy season and the dry season, as determined by a χ2 test.