TABLE 4

Reaction time of LAMPAuris under mock environmental conditions

No. of C. auris cells in mock sampleNo. of C. auris cells/reaction (2 μl)Mean reaction time in min (SD) in:
SalineSet AaSet Bb
1 × 1011 × 10−1NRcNRNR
1 × 1021 × 100NRNRNR
1 × 1031 × 10129 (2.8)38 (17)30 (2.9)
1 × 1041 × 10222 (1.6)21 (0.8)22 (0)
1 × 1051 × 10319 (1.4)20 (0.6)20 (0)
  • a In mock sample set A, Penicillium citrinum and Malassezia furfur cells were on the order of 102 cells, and Staphylococcus aureus and Bacillus subtilis cells were on the order of 103 cells.

  • b In mock sample set B, P. citrinum and M. furfur cells were on the order of 103 cells, and S. aureus and B. subtilis cells were on the order of 104 cells.

  • c NR, no reaction.