TABLE 2.

Immunoreactivity of VIsE and Osp17 (DbpA) in the recombinant immunoblot testa

GroupTotal no. of serum samplesNo. (%) of serum samples with positive results for immunoreactivity of:
VIsEOsp17 (DbpA) with:
PKoPBrPKo and/or PBr
Neuroborreliosis3630 (83.3)14 (38.8)16 (44.4)25 (69.4)
Control674 (6.0)2 (3.0)2 (3.0)4 (6.0)
  • a In tests of reactivity of OspC (20047), only three neuroborreliosis sera gave positive results; all controls gave negative results.