TABLE 1.

Reproducibility of the COBAS-AM assay with low-positive and high-positive plasmid standards

Standard (no. of samples)aActual concn (log10 copies/ml)Mean ± SD concn (log10 copies/ml)% Accuracy
Low positive2.883.05 ± 0.12106
High positive4.674.72 ± 0.08101
  • a A total of 122 low-positive and 122 high-positive standards were tested.