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Table 1 Experimental design

From: Influence of dose and route of administration on the outcome of infection with the virulent Neospora caninum isolate Nc-Spain7 in pregnant sheep at mid-gestation

Group Number of pregnant ewes Number of foetuses Ratio foetuses/dam Inoculum Route of inoculation
G1 6 12 2 Nc-Spain7
105 tachyzoites
IV
G2 5 11 2.20 Nc-Spain7
104 tachyzoites
IV
G3 5 13 2.60 Nc-Spain7
103 tachyzoites
IV
G4 4 7 1.75 Nc-Spain7
102 tachyzoites
IV
G5 4 8 2 Nc-Spain7
104 tachyzoites
SC
G6 3 5 1.66 PBS IV
  1. IV intravenous route, SC subcutaneous route