Assay Total time Detection method Safety Need to UV ray Need to detect instruments Cost User Friendly Accuracy
PCR 3 hours Gel Electrophoresis No Yes Yes High Low High
LAMP 30 minute Visual+ Gel Electrophoresis Yes No and  Yes No and  Yes Low High High
Colorimetric LAMP 30 minute Visual Yes No No Low Very high High
Table 2: Comparison of PCR, LAMP and colorimetric LAMP assays for detection of CTV.