TABLE 1.

Background CC-QSD signal due to intact oocysts remaining on cell monolayers compared to AHBSS-trypsin-treated positive infection controls

No. of oocysts/monolayer% of CC-QSD-positive monolayers (n = 5)Mean % CC-QSD background signala
AHBSS-trypsin-treated oocystsIONICs
56000
108000
25100408
50100403
10010010013
25010010018
  • a Values derived from Fig. 1 quantitation data.