TABLE 3

LOD of C. sakazakii strains in sandwich EIAs

MAb (serotype)Detection limit (CFU/ml)Strain(s)a
1C4 (O1)9 × 103MHI 21011
2 × 104 to 7 × 104MHI 21001,b MHI 975, MHI 21039, MHI 21028, MHI 21086, MHI 21008
1 × 105 to 3 × 105MHI 21012, MHI 21038, MHI 996, MHI 21000, MHI 21172, MHI 21030
NDcMHI 21040
2F8 (O2)2 × 103 to 9 × 103MHI 21041, MHI 21003, MHI 998, MHI 977,b MHI 995, MHI 21004, MHI 21035
1 × 104 to 6 × 104MHI 21037, MHI 21010, MHI 21042, MHI 21098, MHI 999, MHI 21009, MHI 21029, MHI 21122, MHI 21027, MHI 21108, MHI 21032
1 × 105 to 2 × 105MHI 988, MHI 989
1A11 (O3)1 × 104 to 9 × 104MHI 21036, MHI 21006, MHI 21131, MHI 21014, MHI 21166, MHI 21168, MHI 21167, MHI 21007, MHI 990,b MHI 21013, MHI 21130
2 × 105MHI 21169
9 × 106MHI 21132
NDcMHI 982, MHI 21129
  • a Listed in order of lowest to highest detection limit.

  • b Strains used for immunization of mice.

  • c ND, not detected.