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Table 2 IID causing enteropathogens (n = 19) included in PCR testing for microbiological study

From: Design of the PROUD study: PCR faeces testing in outpatients with diarrhoea

Enteropathogen PCR assay PCR system Positive test
Campylobacter spp., Salmonella spp., Shigella spp., Plesiomonas spp., Yersinia spp. TIB MOLBIOL LightMix® Modular Gastro Bacteria LightCycler 480 II Ct <45
Clostridium difficile R-Biopharm RIDA®GENE Clostridium difficile Toxin A/B LightCycler 480 II Ct <45
EHEC/STEC, EPEC R-Biopharm RIDA®GENE E.Coli Stool Panel 1 LightCycler 480 II Ct <45
Blastocystis hominis, Cryptosporidium spp., Dientamoeba fragilis, Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia spp. TIB MOLBIOL LightMix® Modular Gastro Parasites LightCycler 480 II Ct <45
Adenovirus 40/41, Astrovirus, Norovirus, Rotavirus, Sapovirus Laboratory Developed Test ABI 7500 Ct <45
  1. EHEC enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli, STEC shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli, EPEC enteropathogenic Escherichia coli