Table 1.

Histopathological scores of mice infected with B. cepacia

Genotype and treatmentScorea for:
BronchiolitisRespiratory epithelial cell hyperplasiaMucus retentionAlveolitis and consolidationEdema and exudation
Cftr +/+
 PBS01100
11001
 BC732233
22222
 ATCC 2541622121
32121
Cftr −/−
 PBS21211
11111
 BC754454
44344
54455
 ATCC 2541622333
32110
  • a Each row represents the scores from a single mouse.