TABLE 1.

Precision data for the Liaison Borrelia burgdorferi assay

SampleaMean Liaison indexCV (%)
Within runBetween runTotal
Negative control0.0610.812.014.7
Positive control1.844.89.49.7
10.143.711.411.2
20.496.410.111.2
30.835.99.710.5
41.065.09.29.7
51.793.65.46.2
66.836.63.47.5
  • a Serum samples (n = 20 for all samples) were collected from individuals previously tested for B. burgdorferi and determined to be negative (samples 1 to 3), equivocal (sample 4), or positive (samples 5 and 6). The negative and positive serum controls are provided by the manufacturer.