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Table 5 Number of true and false positive specimens scored as colour intensity 1, 2 or 3 for P.falciparum ELISA

From: False positive circumsporozoite protein ELISA: a challenge for the estimation of the entomological inoculation rate of malaria and for vector incrimination

  ELISA colour intensity score    
  Cambodia Vietnam
  1 2 3 1 2 3
True positives 1 3 7 1 2 6
   An. dirus s.l. 1 3 7 1 2 5
   An. minimus s.l. 0 0 0 0 0 1
False positives 64 20 20 28 18 5
   An. dirus s.l. 1 0 0 4 0 0
   An. barbirostris 7 8 17 na na na
   An. jamesii 0 0 1 na na na
   An. maculatus s.l. 38 10 2 23 15 4
   An. minimus s.l. 18 2 0 1 2 0
   An. pampanai na na na 0 1 0
   An. splendidus na na na 0 0 1
  1. na = not applicable.