Table 2.

Fungal burdens

StrainRelevant genotype20 h40 h
KidneysLiversKidneysLivers
DAY185Wild type5.85 ± 0.40a 3.90 ± 0.097.41 ± 0.673.57 ± 0.48
DAY25 rim101/rim101 5.21 ± 0.193.78 ± 0.264.89 ± 0.32b 3.00 ± 0.15
DAY44 rim101/rim101+RIM101 5.53 ± 0.513.35 ± 0.346.03 ± 0.913.27 ± 0.60
DAY117 rim8/rim8 5.76 ± 0.433.88 ± 0.075.30 ± 0.48b 3.29 ± 0.40
DAY62 rim8/rim8+RIM101-405 5.75 ± 0.463.66 ± 0.265.61 ± 0.40b 2.66 ± 0.13
  • a Units are log CFU per gram of tissue.

  • b Statistically significantly different from the wild type (P < 0.001) by analysis of variance.