TABLE 2

Sensitivity of the ICA compared to that of the UpE real-time reverse transcription-PCR

TCID50CT valueaResult
10716.86Positive
10621.61Positive
10524.07Moderately positive (faint band)
10427.68Negative
103NDNegative
102NDNegative
101NDNegative
  • a CT, threshold cycle; ND, not determined.