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Table 2 Results of BU-LAMP assay test on Human samples

From: A quick and cost effective method for the diagnosis of Mycobacterium ulcerans infection

Sample ID Sample type Date collected LAMP Assay PCR
    Boil Prepared DNA Qiagen extracted DNA  
1A Swab in no medium - *** *** ***
1B Swab in no medium April 2010 *** *** ***
1C Swab in no medium Feb 2010 Positive Positive Positive
1D Swab in no medium April 2010 Positive Positive Positive
1E Swab in no medium - *** *** ***
2A Tissue in medium April 2010 *** *** ***
2E Tissue in medium April 2010 *** Positive ***
2F Tissue in medium April 2010 Positive Positive ***
2W Tissue in medium April 2010 *** Positive ***
2X Tissue in medium April 2010 *** Positive ***
2B Swab in medium Feb 2010 *** *** ***
2C Swab in medium April 2010 *** *** ***
2D Swab in medium April 2010 *** Positive Positive
2G Swab in medium April 2010 *** *** ***
2I Swab in medium April 2010 *** Positive ***
3A Fine needle aspirate April 2010 *** *** ***
3B Fine needle aspirate - *** Positive ***
3C Fine needle aspirate - Positive Positive ***
3E Fine needle aspirate - Positive Positive ***
4A Punch biopsy - Positive Positive ***
4B Punch biopsy - *** *** ***
4C Punch biopsy - *** Positive ***
  1. ***No amplification observed