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Table 1 Detection of serum anti-Trichinella IgG in mice infected with Trichinella spiralis and other parasites by ELISA with the three T. spiralis antigen preparations

From: Early serodiagnosis of trichinellosis by ELISA using excretory–secretory antigens of Trichinella spiralis adult worms

Sera of mice infected with No. of serum samples ELISA with AW ES antigens ELISA with AW crude antigens ELISA with ML ES antigens
OD value \( \left(\overline{\mathrm{X}}\pm S\right) \) No. of positive serum samples (%) OD value \( \left(\overline{\mathrm{X}}\pm S\right) \) No. of positive serum samples (%) OD value \( \left(\overline{\mathrm{X}}\pm S\right) \) No. of positive serum samples (%)
T. spiralis 35 0.60 ± 0.11 35 (100) 0.43 ± 0.09 35 (100) 0.58 ± 0.13 35 (100)
A. cantonensis 12 0.06 ± 0.01 0 (0) 0.05 ± 0.01 0 (0) 0.03 ± 0.01 0 (0)
S. mansoni 26 0.11 ± 0.04 0 (0) 0.12 ± 0.04 0 (0) 0.15 ± 0.03 0 (0)
S. japonicum 16 0.15 ± 0.05 0 (0) 0.12 ± 0.03 0 (0) 0.15 ± 0.06 0 (0)
T. gondii 6 0.10 ± 0.04 0 (0) 0.11 ± 0.05 0 (0) 0.14 ± 0.01 0 (0)
Normal mice 46 0.09 ± 0.02 0 (0) 0.12 ± 0.02 0 (0) 0.09 ± 0.02 0 (0)