- Evaluation of serological diagnostic test systems assessing the immune response to Japanese encephalitis vaccinationNadine Litzba
Robert Koch Institut, Centre for Biological Security ZBS 1, Berlin, Germany
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e883. 2010..Thus, the IIFT is a valuable alternative to the established methods in detecting anti-JEV antibodies after vaccination in travellers and it might prove useful for the diagnosis of acutely infected persons...
- Evaluation of the first commercial chikungunya virus indirect immunofluorescence testNadine Litzba
Centre for Biological Safety ZBS 1, Robert Koch Institut, Nordufer 20, 13353 Berlin, Germany
J Virol Methods 149:175-9. 2008..3% and a sensitivity of 96.9%. The specificity and sensitivity for the IgG IIFT are 100.0% and 95.4%, respectively. This commercial IIFT is a valuable tool for the diagnosis of CHIKV infections and antibody seroprevalence studies...