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Table 3 Discordantly identified vaginal and oral isolates

From: Rapid species-level identification of vaginal and oral lactobacilli using MALDI-TOF MS analysis and 16S rDNA sequencing

Sample Number origin 16S rDNA-analysis MALDI-TOF-MS BioTyper log score
12015 vaginal L. gasseri L. crispatus 1.891*
13015 vaginal L. gasseri L. jensenii 1.944*
12503 vaginal L. vaginalis Lactobacillus sp. 2.276
m113/6spbv1 oral L. fermentum L. salivarius 2.037
m114/10spv15 oral L. helveticus L. ultunensis 1.715*
  1. *log score ≤ 2.0 (and ≥ 1.7) indicates only reliable detection on the genus level, not the species level.