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Table 6 Comparison of CD3+ analysis of blind (authentic) samples using library images versus using side-by-side comparison of the blind sample and authentic product

From: Assessment of the effectiveness of the CD3+ tool to detect counterfeit and substandard anti-malarials

Authentic sample Study sites
Based on library images Side-by-side comparison a
BOL HO KSI TAK CePAT CePAT
Coartem-D CW NCW NCW NCW CW CW
Coartem CW NCW NCW CW NCW CW
Lumerax 40/240 NCW NCW NCW NCW NCW CW
Winthrop 50/135 CW NCW NCW CW NCW CW
Winthrop 100/270 NCW NCW NCW CW NCW CW
  1. CW consistent with (authentic); NCW Not consistent with (counterfeit/substandard)
  2. aSide-by-side comparison of images of sample to that of the physical authentic sample