TABLE 4.

Comparison of QRT PCR to SB-PCR with clinical specimensa

Case no.SB-PCR resultQRT PCR resultb (mean copy no./ml of blood)
10
2+15,415
3+80,859
4+<200
5+<200
6+<200
7+826
8+1,216
9+<200
10+2,636
11+23,890
12+<200
13+29,516
14+226,484
15+76,681
16+266,681
17+<200
18+<200
190
200
210
220
230
240
250
26+1,274
270
280
290
300
310
320
330
34+<200
350
360
370
38+<200
390
400
410
420
430
440
450
  • a All specimens consist of PBMCs.

  • b Generated from three independent experiments.