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Table 1 Parasitemia detection in DNA-immunized dogs with experimental T. cruzi infection

From: Plasmid DNA immunization with Trypanosoma cruzi genes induces cardiac and clinical protection against Chagas disease in the canine model

Group Dog Days after inoculation
10-15 16-20 21-25 26-30 31-35 36-40 41-45 46-50 51-60 61-65
pBCSP 1        + +   
2      +      
3           
4
5
6
pBCSSP4 1       +     
2       +     
3           
4
5
6
pBK-CMV 1      + +     
2      + + +    
3      + +     
4           
5
6
SS mock-immunized 1       + + + +   +  
2      + + +     
3       + + + + + +  
4       + +    +  
5    + + + +   + +     
  6    + + +       
  1. + Detection of 1 or 2 parasites per blood sample of fresh drop examination.