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Table 2 Regional Differences in Antigen Recognition

From: Recombinant antigen-based antibody assays for the diagnosis and surveillance of lymphatic filariasis – a multicenter trial

Infection Location (serum source) Bm14 ELISA SXP Cassette BmR1 ELISA
W. bancrofti    
   Cook Is. 10/10 9/9 (1 NC) 4/8 (2 NC)
   PNG 9/10 9/9 (1 NC) 6/10
   India 9/10 9/10 4/8 (2 NC)
   Kenya 2/3 1/3 0/3
   Haiti 2/2 2/2 0/2
B. malayi    
   Indonesia 10/10 0/5 (5 NC) 10/10
   India 7/7 4/6 (1NC) 7/7
   Malaysia 10/11 3/7 (4 NC) 11/11