Table 2.

Yields obtained by HSCD DNA extractiona

Organism and CFUMean ± SEM (μg/ml)95% CI (μg/ml) (min, max)Two-tailed P value
Yeast
S. cerevisiae
  108 19.62 ± 1.65+15.83, +23.42≤0.005
  107 0.99 ± 0.14+0.67, +1.32
Filamentous fungi
P. boydii
  108 19.68 ± 2.59+13.71, +25.65≤0.005
  107 0.67 ± 0.05+0.56, +0.77
R. arrhizus
  108 27.70 ± 4.21+17.98, +37.42≤0.005
  107 4.05 ± 0.22+3.54, +4.56
  • a n is 9 for all organisms and CFU values. CI, confidence interval.