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Table 3 SNP detection performance in B. anthracis A2012 versus Sterne

From: Accurate, rapid and high-throughput detection of strain-specific polymorphisms in Bacillus anthracis and Yersinia pestis by next-generation sequencing

  FNb, n FPc, n Sensitivity, % Specificity, %
Total 20 8 86.67 99.99985
Excluding SNP clustersa 3 8 97.74 99.99985
  1. a17 SNPs in two clusters: 13/40 bp (GBAA_2450) and 4/10 bp (PBP).
  2. bFalse negative.
  3. cFalse positive.
  4. SNP, single-nucleotide polymorphism.