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Table 1 Summary of MFI values for the 60 test samples on both the linear and natural-log scales

From: An analytical approach to reduce between-plate variation in multiplex assays that measure antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum antigens

Antigen Linear scale Natural-log scale
Mean SD Median Minimum Maximum Mean SD Median Minimum Maximum
Recombinant protein
 AMA1 19,899 7127 23,855.5 477 25,361.5 9.717 0.822 10.08 6.168 10.14
 EBA175 14,807 10,410 21,146.5 132.5 24,862 8.899 1.572 9.959 4.887 10.12
 MSP1 9870 9849 4599.8 188 24,474 8.183 1.713 8.434 5.236 10.11
 MSP2 15,488 8406 15,558 1626.5 26,257.5 9.409 0.794 9.652 7.394 10.18
 MSP3 7051 6947 3251 1426 24,323 8.453 0.860 8.087 7.263 10.10
 FV2 12,073 7846 11,210.5 556 25,858.5 9.099 0.872 9.325 6.321 10.16
Gene expression protein
 MSP11 4212 320 4186.8 3389 5414 8.343 0.075 8.340 8.128 8.597
 Pf41 1970 2144 1019.5 141 8297 6.878 1.270 6.927 4.949 9.024
Synthetic peptide
 CSP 1825 2365 821.3 207 12,088 6.931 1.015 6.711 5.333 9.400