TABLE 3

Effect of a mixed community on misclassifications

Error% of total misclassificationa% of error from ribosome amplification modelb
LowMediumHigh
FP12.800100
FN33.849.249.41.4
  • a Percentage of misclassifications in the entire community (5,000 populations, 100 runs per simulation).

  • b Percent contributions of the different amplification models to the FP and FN error rates.