Table 2

Results of BU-LAMP assay test on Human samples

Sample ID

Sample type

Date collected

LAMP Assay

PCR


Boil Prepared DNA

Qiagen extracted DNA


1A

Swab in no medium

-

***

***

***


1B

Swab in no medium

April 2010

***

***

***


1C

Swab in no medium

Feb 2010

Positive

Positive

Positive


1D

Swab in no medium

April 2010

Positive

Positive

Positive


1E

Swab in no medium

-

***

***

***


2A

Tissue in medium

April 2010

***

***

***


2E

Tissue in medium

April 2010

***

Positive

***


2F

Tissue in medium

April 2010

Positive

Positive

***


2W

Tissue in medium

April 2010

***

Positive

***


2X

Tissue in medium

April 2010

***

Positive

***


2B

Swab in medium

Feb 2010

***

***

***


2C

Swab in medium

April 2010

***

***

***


2D

Swab in medium

April 2010

***

Positive

Positive


2G

Swab in medium

April 2010

***

***

***


2I

Swab in medium

April 2010

***

Positive

***


3A

Fine needle aspirate

April 2010

***

***

***


3B

Fine needle aspirate

-

***

Positive

***


3C

Fine needle aspirate

-

Positive

Positive

***


3E

Fine needle aspirate

-

Positive

Positive

***


4A

Punch biopsy

-

Positive

Positive

***


4B

Punch biopsy

-

***

***

***


4C

Punch biopsy

-

***

Positive

***


***No amplification observed

de Souza et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2012 12:8   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-8

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