TABLE 3

Average CT value by method concordance rate

AssayAverage CT value fora:
4 methods3 NAATs2 NAATs1 NAAT
Panther Fusion18.6 ± 2.630.8 ± 8.137.2 ± 4.638.3 ± 0.4
Aries21.4 ± 3.330.2 ± 6.536.2 ± 1.937.5 ± 0.8
Xpert20.0 ± 2.530.8 ± 7.439.0 ± 1.139.4 ± 1.5
  • a CT, threshold cycle; NAAT, nucleic acid amplification test.