TABLE 1.

Comparison of HSV-2 results determined by Focus ELISA to those from Biokit, Kalon, and Western blottinga

Focus indexNo. of specimensNo. of specimens with indicated Focus index that tested positive by:
BiokitKalonWB
<0.57110
0.5-0.940540
0.9-1.119330
>1.1-2.55714134
2.5-5.025297
>5.026181714
Total174434725
  • a Samples represented the subset of 174 selected specimens after initial screening by Focus ELISA.