TABLE 1

Examples for two distinctive CMV IgG avidity maturation patterns observed when serial samples from pregnant women with primary CMV infection were compareda

PatternSample time pointUrea buffer ODControl buffer ODAvidity index (%)Rate of vertical transmission (%)
1T10.251.701563
T21.101.8559
T2/T1 ratio4.401.09
2T10.451.752624
T20.551.0055
T2/T1 ratio1.220.57
  • a See reference 40.