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Table 1 RVA detected in the examined fecal samples from different ruminant animals by IC, ELISA, and qRT-PCR

From: Cross-sectional study and genotyping of rotavirus-A infections in ruminants in Kuwait

Animal species No of examined animals IC+ (%) ELISA+ (%) IC+ ELISA+ # sent to CDC IC +
ELISA +
qRT-PCR -
IC +
ELISA -
qRT-PCR +
IC+
ELISA+
qRT-PCR +
IC+
ELISA (not tested)
qRT-PCR +
Cattle 400 21 (5.3) 17a (4.3) 12/21 17b 0 3 12 2
Sheep 334 4 (1.2) 3 (0.9) 2/4 2 1 0 1 0
Goats 222 5 (2.3) 4 (1.8) 4/5 4 1 0 3 0
  1. aTwo cattle samples were not tested by ELISA test (17/398), bIncludes the 2 samples not tested by ELISA, (+) positive result, (−) negative result