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Table 3 Specificity of anti-CSP repeats ELISA using hepatitis B-positive, malaria-negative serum samples

From: Validation of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the quantification of human IgG directed against the repeat region of the circumsporozoite protein of the parasite Plasmodium falciparum

Sample Code Anti-CSP repeats antibody concentration (EU/ml) Anti-HBsAg antibody concentration (mIU/ml)
1 <0.5 41.5
2 <0.5 22.3
3 <0.5 192.6
4 <0.5 654.2
5 0.5 25.1
6 <0.5 1979.0
7 <0.5 11680.0
8 <0.5 649.5
9 <0.5 5.1
10 <0.5 38.1
11 <0.5 10.7
12 <0.5 138200.0
13 <0.5 509.1
14 <0.5 157.4
  1. CSP, circumsporozoite protein; HBsAg, Hepatitis B surface antigen.