TABLE 2.

CFU counts in different organs

GroupMean log CFU (95% CI)a
LungSpleenLiver/g
BALB/c
    Naive (control)6.05 (5.82-6.28)5.37 (5.22-5.52)3.78 (3.51-4.06)
    Ad35-TBS i.n.5.62 (5.34-5.90)*4.73 (4.49-4.98)***2.62 (2.35-2.88)****
    Ad35-TBS i.m.5.85 (5.70-5.99)3.98 (3.82-4.14)****3.13 (2.97-3.30)***
    BCG s.c.5.37 (5.10-5.64)**4.59 (4.37-4.80)****2.72 (2.49-2.96)****
C57BL/6
    Naive (control)6.21 (6.07-6.34)4.88 (4.77-4.99)4.05 (3.86-4.24)
    Ad35-TBS i.n.5.82 (5.58-6.06)*4.45 (4.29-4.60)****3.45 (3.17-3.73)**
    Ad35-TBS i.m.5.99 (5.85-6.14)*4.34 (3.95-4.74)*3.63 (3.44-3.81)**
    BCG s.c.5.37 (5.22-5.53)****4.24 (4.02-4.46)****2.81 (2.56-3.06)****
  • a CI, confidence interval. ****, P < 0.0001; ***, P < 0.0005; **, P < 0.005; *, P < 0.05.