Table B.1

Number of HTLV-I proviral DNA copies detected in diluted human DNA specimens containing known amounts of an HTLV-I plasmid

Specimen and dilutionHTLV-I copies detected
500a50a5a
A
 Undiluted54354None
 1:101010944
 1:1006204515
B
 Undiluted643505
 1:10388788
 1:100396564
C
 Undiluted797412
 1:1070443None
 1:100479714
D
 Undiluted786366
 1:10490264
 1:100501578
E
 Undiluted390273
 1:10407594
 1:100599519
F
 Undiluted407699
 1:105304010
 1:10035088None
  • a Number of copies of an HTLV-I proviral DNA plasmid added to each sample.