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Table 4 Mean percentage of reads of Entamoeba spp., E. histolytica and E. dispar in the samples

From: Next-generation sequencing for hypothesis-free genomic detection of invasive tropical infections in poly-microbially contaminated, formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue samples – a proof-of-principle assessment

Species Mean percentage of reads in the sample (± 1 standard deviation)
Entamoeba spp. 0.000560% ± 0.002061%
E. histolytica 0.000398% ± 0.001875%
E. dispar 0.000109% ± 0.000107%