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Table 3 Analytical results observed before onset of disease

From: CMV infection of liver transplant recipients: comparison of antigenemia and molecular biology assays

Patient Patient pp65 CMV pp67 Days before onset
Group   Antigenemia a,b monitor b,c mRNA of disease
  F 27 18.3 × 103 Positive 7
With G 23 2.29 × 103 Positive 9
CMV H 13 11.8 × 103 Positive 9
Disease d) I 9 2.55 × 103 Positive 4
  J 0 Negative Negative 15
  A 5 2.70 × 103 positive -
Without B 5 1.18 × 103 positive -
CMV C 31 16.0 × 103 positive -
Disease e) D 1 1.54 × 103 Negative -
  E 2 0.43 × 103 Negative -
  1. a) Positive cells per 50,000 cells b) Differences observed between patients with and without disease, were not found to be statistically significant based on the Man-Whitney U test c) Copies/mL d)Values before onset of disease e) Maximum values observed