TABLE 1

Bacterial loads in fecal and tissue samples at necropsy

AnimalStatusM. avium subsp. paratuberculosis DNA (pg) ina:
FecesIleum tissue
C6Uninfected controlNDND
65bExperimentally infected0.58926.8
1Naturally infectedNANA
  • a ND, not detected; NA, not available.

  • b The data for animal 65 have been published previously (27).