Table 6

Borrelia specific IgG comparing recombinant antigen assay (LIAISON®) and purified flagella assay (IDEIA™). Selected samples.

Purified flagella antigen Borrelia IgG (IDEIA™)


POS

EQV

NEG


Recombinant antigen Borrelia IgG (LIAISON®)

POS

15

3

13

31

EQV

1

0

4

5

NEG

0

0

44

44

16

3

61

80*


*460 samples negative in the purified flagella antigen test (IDEIA™) were not tested in the recombinant antigen IgM assay (LIAISON®).

Petersen et al. BMC Clinical Pathology 2008 8:4   doi:10.1186/1472-6890-8-4

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