TABLE 2.

Removal of borreliacidal antibodies from early Lyme disease sera after adsorption with OspC or OspC-Dra

Serum sampleBorreliacidal activitya after adsorption with:
Undiluted serumOspCOspC-Dra
15,120NDbND
2≥40,960NDND
320,480NDND
420,480NDND
55,120NDND
610,2401,2801,280
720,480NDND
  • a Reciprocal of last dilution with significant borreliacidal activity.

  • b ND, no borreliacidal activity detected.