Table 3

Infectiona of mice at different doses of bacteria

Group

Dose (cfu)

No. infected mice (%)


Lysogenized CN13/87

Wild type CN13/87


1

0

0

0


2

1 × 104

1/6 (17%)

0


3

1 × 105

4/6 (67%)

0


4

1 × 106

5/6 (83%)

1/6 (17%)


5

1 × 107

6/6 (100%)

2/6 (33%)


6

1 × 108

6/6 (100%)

4/6 (67%)


7

1 × 109

6/6 (100%)

6/6 (100%)


a Infection means appearance of bacteria in any of the examined organ tissues of the animal.

Zou et al. BMC Genomics 2010 11:729   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-729

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