Table 1.

Surface exposure of the 58.5-kDa Hsp on strains ofH. ducreyi

Strain Mean A405 ± SDa
CCUG 74702.83 ± 0.10
CCUG 44381.62 ± 0.15
ITMA 26652.85 ± 0.03
RCU 191.58 ± 0.12
RCU 511.60 ± 0.09
RCU 1881.54 ± 0.06
  • a The mean ± the standard deviation of three measurements done in triplicate is shown. The control MAb gave an absorbance of less than 0.3 for all of the strains tested.