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Table 2 Concordance between GI-EB Screening assay (Seegene) and BioFire® FilmArray® Gastrointestinal Panel (bioMérieux [5])

From: A comparison of two multiplex-PCR assays for the diagnosis of traveller’s diarrhoea

    GI-EB Screening assay (Seegene) Concordance [% [n/n)]
Not detected [n] Detected [n]
BioFire® FilmArray® Gastrointestinal Panel Escherichia coli O157 Not detected 76 6 91.2% (83/91)
Detected 2 7
Shiga-toxin producing E. coli Not detected 70 0 86.8% (79/91)
Detected 12 9
Shigella spp./Enteroinvasive E. coli Not detected 85 1 97.8% (89/91)
Detected 1 4
Yersinia enterocolitica Not detected 86 3 94.5% (88/91)
Detected 0 2
Salmonella spp. Not detected 88 0 100% (91/91)
Detected 0 3
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