TABLE 2

Modal minimum concentration for detection of each of the purified capsular polysaccharidesa used in the standard curves in the repeatability runs when a normalized t/n ratio of 2.5 is used as the positivity cutoff

P/Sb serotypeConcn (ng/ml)
10.001
20.01
30.001
40.003
50.003
60.003
6B0.03
7F0.1
80.001
9N0.1
9V0.001
10A0.003
11A0.003
12F0.01
140.001
15B0.003
17F0.1
18C0.3
19A0.001
19F1
200.03
22F0.003
23F0.03
33F0.03
  • a Excluding the purified pneumococcal cell wall polysaccharide.

  • b P/S, polysaccharide.