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Table 2 Detection of EHV-1 gB DNA by nested gB PCR in ocular and nervous system tissues collected post mortem following infection of ponies with Ab4∆75-LacZ (experiment 1).

From: Experimental infection with equine herpesvirus type 1 (EHV-1) induces chorioretinal lesions

Pony # A B C D E F G H
Tissue Day pi/euthanasia 1 2 3 5 9 12 19 23
Cornea + + - + - + + -
Aqueous - + + - + - - -
Vitreous - - - + + + - -
Iris - - - - + - - -
Choroid - - - - - + - -
Retina - - - - + + + +
Optic nerve - - - - + - + +
Olfactory lobe - - - - +   + -
Cerebrum (frontal) - - - - + - - +
Cerebrum (parietal) - - - + - - + -
Cerebrum (occipital) - - - - + - - -
Cerebrum (temporal) - - - - - + + -
Choroid plexus - - - + + + - +
Diencephalon - - - - + - + +
Midbrain - - + - + + - -
Pons - - - - + + - +
Medulla - - - - + + - +
Cerebellum - - - - - + - -
Trigeminal ganglion + + + + + + + +
  1. + detection of EHV-1 gB DNA; - no detection of EHV-1 gB DNA.