Table 4

M. smithii real-time PCR detection in 41 diarrheal stool specimens, before and after lyophilization (Ct value)
Sample n° 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Without lyophilization NA 25.55 NA 18.87 39.33 36.94 37.84 37.69 31.95 38.51 39.22 40.32 24.18 36.14 NA
With lyophilization 38.98 18.82 35.20 16.29 25.62 23.21 26.54 28.51 24.41 23.96 25.2 23.67 23.65 23.98 17.5
Sample n° 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45
Without lyophilization 34.83 NA NA 33.91 NA 36.45 18.55 NA 37.05 22.02 39.05 19.28 33.16 19.25 NA
With lyophilization 21.53 22.47 19.34 27.19 18.30 27.48 21.69 24.49 24.14 20.53 23.88 19.18 13.92 19.27 24.44
Sample n° 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56
Without lyophilization NA NA 35.67 22.78 NA 19.2 15.97 19.59 13.92 17.98 18.4
With lyophilization 18.08 29.99 NA 14.52 12.63 19.23 15.32 18.52 13.57 18.25 18.27

Donatin and Drancourt

Donatin and Drancourt BMC Research Notes 2012 5:702   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-5-702

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