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Table 2 Cattle infection history and whole blood/sera ICT results

From: Further evidence of the cross-reactivity of the Binax NOW® Filariasis ICT cards to non-Wuchereria bancrofti filariae: experimental studies with Loa loa and Onchocerca ochengi

Cow SN Origin (O. ochengi endemicity) Approximate number of nodules Average Mf/skin snip ICT results
Whole blood a Serum b
1 Endemic 100 92 Negative Negative
2 Endemic 30 7.5 Negative Negative
3 Endemic 30 4,5 Negative Negative
4 Endemic 10 35 Negative Negative
5 Endemic 10 137 Negative Negative
6 (control) Non-endemic 0 0 Negative Negative
7 (control) Non-endemic 0 0 Negative Negative
  1. aICT done 5 times
  2. bICT done in duplicates