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Table 3 False positive rates for methods of pathogen identification

From: Nonparametric methods for the analysis of single-color pathogen microarrays

  False Positive Rate
Target Mann-Whitney U Spearman Correlation Binomial test
   GC Corrected   GC Corrected   GC Corrected
WNV 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
HCoV-SARS 7% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
EV18 63% 15% 100% 12% 14% 0%
LASV 11% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
ZEBOV 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
VSV 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
HAdV-4 100% 30% 100% 5% 18% 0%
FLUA H1N1 20% 1% 100% 0% 0% 0%
HSV-1 8% 0% 0% 1% 2% 0%
Negative Control (200 ng HuDNA) 100% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% †
Negative Control (200 ng HuDNA) 100% 0% 100% 1% 1% 0%
Negative Control (200 ng HuDNA) 100% 0% 100% 1% 1% 0%
Negative Control (200 ng HuDNA) 100% 0% 100% 0% 1% 0%
Negative Control (10 ng HuDNA) 100% 0% 88% 0% 2% 0%
Negative Control 100% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% †
Negative Control 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Negative Control 4% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0%
Average 48% 3% 58% 1% 2% 0%
  1. † Hybridization performed on different days