TABLE 3.

Absorbance values from ELISAs with protease-treated antigens by using MAbs GA3 and HG12 of IgM and IgG1, respectively

MAbTemp (°C)Absorbance (450 nm)a
PronasePronase controlTrypsinTrypsin control
GA341.046 ± 0.0181.084 ± 0.0241.084 ± 0.0141.099 ± 0.017
371.135 ± 0.0111.101 ± 0.0161.223 ± 0.0151.188 ± 0.018
HG1240.918 ± 0.0110.932 ± 0.0240.972 ± 0.0100.933 ± 0.009
370.939 ± 0.0131.032 ± 0.0131.034 ± 0.0121.071 ± 0.013
  • a Each value is the mean for replicated values ± standard errors.