Bacterial loads in BALB/c mice. The bacterial loads in the (A) liver, (B) spleen and (C) blood of BALB/c mice at 16 hr, 24 hr and 42 hr time points after intravenous infection with 1.1 × 103 CFU of B. pseudomallei D286 are shown. Each symbol represents one mouse. Horizontal line indicates the geometric mean for each group. The control mice are not represented as no colonies grew from their organ homogenates or blood samples.
Chin et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:672 doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-672