Evaluation of assays for detection of IgG against EBVa

Assay and resultNo. of samples with the following IIF result:Sensitivity (%)Specificity (%)Correlation (%)
IF, IgG p1879.494.481.6
CLIA-L, IgG p1886.994.488.0
CLIA-I, IgG gp12594.410095.2
ELISA, IgG p18b89.110090.8
  • a For calculating sensitivity and specificity, indeterminate results were considered the most adverse.

  • b For ELISA, data are for 119 results (101 IIF positive and 18 IIF negative).