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Table 4 The frequencies of the 8 cytochrome B alleles in M. himalayana from the 4 areas with different susceptibility to WHV infection

From: Chinese woodchucks with different susceptibility to WHV infection differ in their genetic background exemplified by cytochrome B and MHC-DRB molecules

WHV susceptibility Area n. The frequency of the alleles (%)
A B C D E F G H
High replication pattern TR 11 72.73
(8/11)
0
/
0
/
9.09
(1/11)
18.18
(2/11)
0
/
0
/
0
/
TD 9 44.44
(4/9)
33.33
(3/9)
0
/
0
/
0
/
0
/
11.11
(1/9)
11.11
(1/9)
Total 20 60.00
(12/20)
15.00
(3/20)
/
/
5.00
(1/20)
10.00
(2/20)
0
/
5.00
(1/20)
5.00
(1/20)
Low replication pattern GD 9 22.22
(2/9)
11.11
(1/9)
11.11
(1/9)
0
/
0
/
0
/
0
/
55.55
(5/9)
WL 8 0
/
0
/
0
/
0
/
0
/
12.5
(1/8)
0
/
87.5
(7/8)
Total 17 11.76
(2/17)
5.88
(1/17)
5.88
(1/17)
0
/
0
/
5.88
(1/17)
0
/
70.59
(12/17)
Total 37 37.84
(14/37)
10.81
(4/37)
2.70
(1/37)
2.70
(1/37)
5.4
(2/37)
2.70
(1/37)
2.70
(1/37)
35.14
(13/37)
  1. Cytochrome B sequences from 37 Chinese woodchucks were obtained, 11 from TR area, 8 from TD area, 9 from GD area, and 9 from WL area. The frequencies of the 8 cytochrome B alleles in the animals from the four areas were calculated