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Table 1 Experimental design and clinical outcome of experimental animals according to the day of gestation when infected: day 40 (G1), day 90 (G2) and das 120 (G3) and the day post-infection (dpi) when ewes were culled or abortion occurred

From: Peripheral and placental immune responses in sheep after experimental infection with Toxoplasma gondii at the three terms of gestation

  Number of sheep
Foetal death/stillbirthsa (Serial culling)
6–16 dpi 17–26 dpi 12 dpi 19 dpi 26 dpi
G1 (n = 12) 2/0b 1/0b 1/1b 3/1b 2/1b
G2 (n = 12) 4/0 1/0 1/1 2/1 1/1
G3 (n = 12) 2/0 4/0 2/1 1/1 0/1
  1. aSpontaneous abortions or stillbirths occurring in that group, the other timepoints (12, 19 and 26 dpi) correspond to serials culling of pregnant ewes.
  2. bInfected/control sheep.