Table 1.

Percent inhibition of EBA(aa1076–96) peptide (20 μg/ml) binding to glycophorin A by sera from mice immunized with EBA(aa1076–96) peptide conjugated to PPD

Serum source% Inhibition of EBA(aa1076–96) at serum dilution ofa:
1:101:50
Mice after first immunization16.8 (4.0)6.6 (4.5)
Mice after second immunization26.0 (12.5)23.0 (3.8)
Mice after third immunization56.7 (13.6)40.0 (5.5)
  • a Mean percent inhibition and SD for three different experiments are shown.