Table 2.

Intraperitoneal injection of mice with anti-asialo-GM1 antibody resulted in a significant reduction of Mac-1-positive cells in the cellular infiltrates derived from the genital tracts of MoPn-infected mice

Cellular source and surface markerExpt no.% of positively stained cells in mice:
ControlAnti-asialo-GM1 treated
ILN
 CD3151.657.0
242.250.4
 Mac-116.17.1
21.31.1
 B22017.06.8
220.020.4
Genital tract
 CD3133.838.5
227.228.5
 Mac-1150.732.9a
251.624.7b
 B220111.08.0
23.07.8
  • a Significantly different from the value obtained for the control (P < 0.025 by chi-square test.

  • b Significantly different from the value obtained for the control mice (P < 0.001 by chi-square test).