TABLE 1.

Growth of H37Rv in 7 Hg medium

H37Rv treatmentMean no. of CFUa ± SD on:
Day 0Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5
None2.8 × 104 ± 8.81 × 1026.4 × 104 ± 4.1 × 1033.3 × 105 ± 1.8 × 1047.3 × 105 ± 1.2 × 1047.2 × 106 ± 1.6 × 1059.8 × 107 ± 2.0 × 105
5 mM GSH2.6 × 104 ± 1.2 × 1032.1 × 104* ± 1.2 × 1032.4 × 104* ± 5.5 × 1022.4 × 104* ± 2.0 × 102.4 × 104* ± 6.2 × 1022.7 × 104* ± 6.2 × 102
5 mM GSNO2.6 × 104* ± 1.8 × 1048.6 × 103* ± 8.8 × 1023.5 × 103* ± 3.1 × 1023.2 × 103* ± 1.6 × 1033.0 × 103* ± 6.2 × 1022.6 × 103* ± 2.3 × 102
  • a Asterisks indicate statistical significance.