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Table 3 Posterior estimates for sensitivity and specificity of indirect ELISA and HI tests, and the prevalence

From: Evaluation of an in-house indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay of feline panleukopenia VP2 subunit antigen in comparison to hemagglutination inhibition assay to monitor tiger antibody levels by Bayesian approach

Diagnostic tests Parameters Posterior estimates
Median (%) 95% PPIa
  Prevalence 94.6 87.6–98.4
ELISA (anti-cat) Sensitivity 86.7 82.0–90.8
  Specificity 64.6 47.5–80.0
ELISA (anti-tiger) Sensitivity 86.5 81.8–90.8
  Specificity 57.2 41.7–71.8
HI Sensitivity 79.1 73.4–84.5
  Specificity 54.1 30.0–76.2
  1. a95% PPI 95% posterior probability interval
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