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Table 1.

Effects of sporozoite origin and salivary gland homogenate (SGH)preparation on sporozoite motility

Sporozoite originΘNMovementSGHFig. in text
Whole mosquito bodies 77.5±15.7a 21 Directed Unheated 7A 
 -58.1±127.1a 20 Random Heated 7B 
Oocysts and hemocoel 71.8±34.0b 15 Directed Unheated 8B 
 11.3±94.6 60 Random — 6B 
Salivary glands -32.5±97.4b 12 Random Unheated 8A 
 27.2±111.0 74 Random — 6A 
Sporozoite originΘNMovementSGHFig. in text
Whole mosquito bodies 77.5±15.7a 21 Directed Unheated 7A 
 -58.1±127.1a 20 Random Heated 7B 
Oocysts and hemocoel 71.8±34.0b 15 Directed Unheated 8B 
 11.3±94.6 60 Random — 6B 
Salivary glands -32.5±97.4b 12 Random Unheated 8A 
 27.2±111.0 74 Random — 6A 
a,b

The differences are significant by two-sample t-test with Welch's correction (aP<0.001, bP<0.005).

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