TABLE 4

Comparison of analytical performance

CFU/mlNo. of isolates identified by serotype and assay (n/total no. of isolates)
Serotype IIISerotype V
Panther FusionCepheidAriesPanther FusionCepheidAries
30,00010/1010/1010/1010/1010/1010/10
10,00010/1010/108/1010/1010/108/10
3,00010/1010/100/1010/1010/100/10
1,00010/109/100/1010/109/100/10
30010/102/100/1010/105/100/10
1008/102/100/107/100/100/10
302/100/100/102/90/100/10
100/100/100/101/100/100/10
00/100/100/100/100/100/10