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Table 5 Total samples and number of positives identified by test

From: Evaluation of a polymerase chain reaction assay for the diagnosis of bovine trypanosomiasis and epidemiological surveillance in Bolivia

Area Test
  TvPCR TePCR CATT TvELISA TcELISA
  Samples Positives Samples Positives Samples Positives Samples* Positives Samples* Positives
Guarayos 251 15 (5.98%) 251 6 (2.39%) 252 153(60.71%) 167 127 (76.05%) 196 143 (56.12%)
Sara 241 1 (0.42%) 241 6 (2.50%) 243 44 (18.10%) 126 69 (54.76%) 245 93 (37.96%)
Yacuma 124 6 (4.84%) 124 2 (1.61%) -** - 163 116 (71.16%) 209 198 (94.74%)
Velazco 48 0 48 0 - - 98 47 (47.95%) 137 129 (94.16%)
  1. * Remaining sample results from accepted Elisa plates ** Blank results are because the tests were not carried out.