Table 2

Depletion of THOC5 gene leads to sepsis
Rosa26- Cre ERT2:THOC5 (flox/flox) Number of bacteria colonies (100 μl of blood from heart)
Day 0 Day 2 Day 4 Days 5–7
1 0 0 41 >500
2 0 0 39 420
3 0 0 0 >500

Rosa26-CreERT2:THOC5 (flox/flox) (n = 12) mice were injected with tamoxifen. Blood samples were taken from the heart on 0, 2, 4, or 5-7 days after the first injection. Blood samples of 100 μl were plated onto blood agar and colony numbers of bacteria from each mouse are shown.

Saran et al.

Saran et al. BMC Cell Biology 2013 14:51   doi:10.1186/1471-2121-14-51

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