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Table 4 Diagnostic value of ace-1 (malathion, bendiocarb) and kdr (lambda-cyhalothrin, permethrin, DTT) alleles for detection of resistance in Cx. pipiens

From: Insecticide resistance and target site mutations (G119S ace-1 and L1014F kdr) of Culex pipiens in Morocco

  Malathion Bendiocarb Lambda-cyhalothrin Permethrin DDT
Sensitivity, % (95% CI) 33 (20.33–47.11) 21 (11.66–33.18) 86 (74.21–93.74) 84 (69.93–93.36) 87 (73.74–95.06)
Specificity, % (95% CI) 72 (56.11–85.40) 95 (83.08–99.39) 63 (48.74–75.71) 26 (16.22–37.16) 56 (21.20–86.30)
PPV, % (95% CI) 61 (44.98–74.50) 87 (60.76–96.47) 71 (63.01–77.89) 40 (35.85–44.75) 91 (82.69–95.44)
NPV, % (95% CI) 45 (38.77–52.02) 44 (40.11–47.31) 81 (68.41–89.29) 73 (55.39–85.58) 45 (24.41–68.25)
  1. Abbreviations: CI confidence interval, PPV positive predictive values, NPV negative predictive values