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Table 1 Results of gamma phage susceptibility testing

From: Bacillus anthracis gamma phage lysis among soil bacteria: an update on test specificity

  Final identificationa Totals
B. anthracis Other spp.
Gamma phage lysis
 Positive 1b 28c 29
 Negative 0d 671e 671
 Totals 1 699 700
  1. aFinal identification based on B. anthracis real-time PCR, 16S rRNA gene sequencing, and CW- and CAP-DFA
  2. bNumber of true positives
  3. cNumber of false positives
  4. dNumber of false negatives
  5. eNumber of true negatives