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Table 1 Comparison of bovine serum, milk and saliva samples analyzed with newly developed indirect SBV N ELISA tests with commercial IDvet serum or milk indirect IgG ELISAs

From: Saliva as an alternative specimen for detection of Schmallenberg virus-specific antibodies in bovines

(A)
   IDvet milk indirect ELISA
   Positive Negative Total
Indirect milk IgG ELISA Positive 48 0 48
  Negative 3 1 4
  Total 51 1 52
(B)     
   IDvet serum indirect ELISA
   Positive Negative Total
Indirect saliva IgG ELISA Positive 46 0 46
  Negative 8 1 9
  Total 54 1 55
(C)     
   IDvet serum indirect ELISA
   Positive Negative Total
Indirect saliva IgA ELISA Positive 53 0 53
  Negative 1 1 2
  Total 54 1 55
(D)     
   Indirect saliva IgA ELISA
   Positive Negative Total
Indirect saliva IgG ELISA Positive 45 1 46
  Negative 8 1 9
  Total 53 2 55
  1. Comparison of commercial milk ELISA with our developed indirect milk IgG ELISA (A), commercial serum ELISA with our indirect saliva IgG (B) and saliva IgA (C) ELISA, between saliva IgG and IgA ELISAs (D)