Table 2

Mouse bioassay - immunoprecipitation assay comparison

ResponseMouse bioassay (MPB)Immunoprecipitation assay (IPA)
Sensitivity (%)Specificity (%)PPV/NPV (%)Sensitivity (%)Specif.icity (%)PPV/NPV (%)
Clinical50100100/67848988/85
Eyebrow38100100/66778177/81
Frontalis30100100/56908990/89
  • PPV=Positive predictive value; NPV=negative predictive value.