TABLE 1.

Bim and Bad mRNA levels following infection with N. gonorrhoeae strain N400 or N400pilT

mRNATime point (hpi)amRNA level after infection with strainb:
WTpilT
Bad2−1.05 ± 0.071−1.1 ± 0.000
6−1.15 ± 0.071−1.3 ± 0.000
Bim21.15 ± 0.0711.0 ± 0.141
6−1.10 ± 0.1411.0 ± 0.000
  • a hpi, hours postinfection.

  • b Relative levels of Bim and Bad mRNA in N400 (WT)- and N400pilT (pilT)-infected cells compared to those in uninfected cells. Values are the mean fold changes in mRNA levels between infected and uninfected cells ± standard errors of the means from at least two independent experiments.