Table 2.

Number of bacteria per granuloma in mouse spleen after infection

MouseWk post-infectionNo. of granulomas containing indicated no. of bacteria/20 granulomasa
1–1010–5050–100100–200>200
Wild type23 ± 18 ± 36 ± 13 ± 10
806 ± 37 ± 24 ± 13 ± 1
CD8+KO22 ± 19 ± 48 ± 22 ± 10
805 ± 26 ± 25 ± 14 ± 1
  • a Values are means ± standard deviations determined on slides of samples taken from two mice.