TABLE 1.

cELISA comparison of B. bovis-infected and uninfected cattle sera

RCT cELISAb resultNo. of B. bovis samplesaTotal samples
InfectedUninfected
Positive1033106
Negative0224224
Total103227330
  • a Samples were from infected animals confirmed microscopically or by nested PCR and from uninfected animals originating and maintained in a Babesia-free region of the northern United States.

  • b Threshold inhibition of 40%.