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Table 3 Isolates and clinical specimens tested with the modified RTPCR

From: Neisseria gonorrhoeae and extended-spectrum cephalosporins in California: surveillance and molecular detection of mosaic penA

Specimen type Total no. No. CRO alerta Source penAgenotypeb NAAT resultc RTPCR resultd
Isolate 39 15 Urethral XXXIV + +
  6 0 Urethral XXXVIII + -
  6 0 Urethral LA-A + -
  20 0 Urethral Non-reactive + -
Clinical Specimen 3 ND Urine XXXIV + +
  24 ND Urine ND - -
  20 ND Pharynx ND - -
  1. aCRO alert value MIC ≥ 0.125 μg/mL.
  2. bND = Not determined.
  3. cTested by APTIMA Combo 2.
  4. dTested by the modified RTPCR presented in this study.