Table 2.

Genospecies and strains of B. burgdorferisensu lato used for immunoblotting in participating‚ÄČlaboratories

LaboratoryGenospeciesStrainImmunoglobulin class
AB. afzeliiACA1IgM, IgG
BB. burgdorferi sensu strictoESP1IgM, IgG
CB. afzeliiA395IgM
B. burgdorferisensu strictoB31IgG
DB. afzeliiPKoIgM, IgG
B. gariniiPBiIgM, IgG
EB. afzeliiVS461IgM, IgG
FB. gariniiNe83IgM, IgG