Table 6.

Summary of the most discriminatory immunoblot bands identified in participating laboratories

LaboratoryGenospeciesStrainDiscriminatory bandsa
IgGIgM
AB. afzeliiACA1p58, p19, p50, p56OspC, p41
BB. burgdorferi sensu strictoESP1p39, OspC, p21, p17OspC, p41
CB. burgdorferi sensu strictoB31p34, p41, p21
B. afzeliiA395 OspC
DB. afzeliiPKop58, p43, OspC, p14, p41OspC
B. gariniiPBip100, p30, OspC, p41, p21OspC
EB. afzeliiVS461p93, p60, p58, p41, p39, p28p60, p41
FB. gariniiNe83p54/55, p43, p41, OspCp41, OspC
  • ↵a Listed in order of significance.