TABLE 5.

Clinical samples found to be positive by monoplex and multiplex PCR assay

VirusNo. (%) of samples positive by:No. (%) different
Monoplex PCR assaysMultiplex PCR assays
NoV GII42 (28)67 (44.7)25 (16.7)
NoV GI0 (0.0)2 (1.3)2 (1.3)
RV6 (4)8 (5.3)2 (1.3)
SaV4 (2.7)7 (4.7)3 (2)
AdV1 (0.7)1 (0.7)0 (0)
AsV1 (0.7)1 (0.7)0 (0)
    Total for positive samples54 (36)86 (57.3)32 (21.3)
    Total for negative samples96 (64)64 (42.7)32 (21.3)
    Total for all samples150 (100)150 (100)