TABLE 5

Results of ELISA and Western blot analyses of the 79 samples that were MAT positive but ELISA negative for at least one of the four antigens

Serum no.ELISA result/Western blot resulta
LipL21Loa22LipL32LigACon4-8
1−/−−/−−/−−/−
2−/−+/+−/−+/−
3+/+−/−+/++/+
4−/−+/++/+−/+
5−/++/++/++/+
6−/++/++/++/+
7−/++/++/++/+
8−/−+/+−/−−/−
9−/++/++/++/+
10−/−−/−−/−+/+
11−/−−/−−/−+/−
12−/−+/+−/−+/+
13−/−−/−−/−−/−
14+/+−/−−/−−/−
15+/+−/++/+−/−
16+/+−/++/+−/−
17−/++/++/++/+
18+/++/++/+−/+
19+/+−/++/++/+
20+/++/++/+−/+
21+/++/+−/++/+
22+/+−/++/++/+
23+/−+/+−/−−/−
24+/++/++/+−/+
25+/++/+−/++/+
26+/++/++/+−/+
27+/+−/++/++/+
28+/+−/−+/+−/−
29+/++/++/++/+
30−/−−/−+/+−/−
31+/−−/−+/+−/−
32+/+−/++/++/+
33+/+−/+−/−−/−
34+/+−/−−/−+/−
35+/++/+−/++/+
36+/++/+−/−−/−
37+/++/++/+−/+
38+/++/+−/++/+
39−/−−/−+/+−/−
40−/−−/−−/−−/−
41+/++/++/+−/+
42−/−−/−−/−−/−
43+/++/+−/−−/−
44+/−−/−+/+−/−
45−/++/++/++/+
46+/++/+−/++/+
47−/++/++/++/+
48+/++/+−/++/+
49+/++/+−/++/+
50+/++/+−/−+/+
51+/++/++/+−/+
52−/−−/++/−−/−
53+/+−/−−/−+/+
54+/++/+−/−+/+
55+/+−/−−/−+/+
56+/+−/−−/−+/+
57+/++/+−/−+/+
58−/−−/++/++/+
59−/++/++/++/+
60+/+−/−−/−+/+
61+/+−/++/++/+
62−/−−/−−/−+/−
63−/−−/−−/−−/−
64+/+−/++/++/+
65−/−−/−+/+−/−
66−/−−/−+/+−/−
67+/−−/−−/−+/−
68+/++/++/+−/+
69+/+−/++/+−/−
70+/+−/++/++/+
71+/+−/++/++/+
72+/+−/−−/−+/+
73−/−−/−+/−+/−
74+/++/+−/++/+
75+/++/+−/−+/+
76+/++/+−/−+/+
77+/++/+−/++/+
78+/++/+−/++/+
79+/++/+−/−+/+
  • a −, negative; +, positive.