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Table 4 Positive predictive value for methods of pathogen identification

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

  Positive Predictive Value
Target Mann-Whitney U Spearman Correlation Binomial test
  sense anti-sense both sense anti-sense both sense anti-sense both
WNV 100% 100% 100% 0% 0% 0% 100% 100% 100%
HCoV-SARS 50% 33% 50% 0% 0% 0% 50% 100% 100%
EV18 92% 95% 91% 92% 100% 96% 95% 100% 96%
LASV 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%†
ZEBOV 100% 100% 100% 0% 0% 0% 100% 100% 100%
VSV 100% 100% 100% 0% 0% 0% 100% 100% 100%
HAdV-4 48% 74% 32% 0% 100% 0% 85% 89% 73%
FLUA H1N1 99% 96% 95% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 97%
HSV-1 83% 100% 71% 0% 0% 0% 63% 100% 54%
Average 75% 77% 71% 21% 33% 22% 77% 88% 91%
Correct top ranked predictions 8/9 8/9 8/9 2/9 3/9 2/9 8/9 8/9 9/9
  1. Top 250 predictions; q value threshold = 0.1
  2. † LASV is targeted by four probes