Table 1.

Effect of UV dose on CT value for 16S rRNA PCR with positive (N. meningitidis) and negative (template) controls

ControlCT value for the following UV exposure (J/cm2):
None1234
Positive23.7123.1624.0729.1035.45
Negative27.2130.6632.2639.12>45.0a
  • a A value of >45.0 is deemed to be negative.