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Table 2 Genotyping of Toxoplasma gondii isolates with virulence in mice-related loci of CS3, ROP18 and ROP5

From: In vivo and in vitro models show unexpected degrees of virulence among Toxoplasma gondii type II and III isolates from sheep

Strain ID ToxoDB# CS3 RO18 ROP5 Virulencea Cumulative mortality in mice (%) References
TgRH 10 I 1 1 Vir 100 [1, 15, 43]; this study
TgMe49 1 II 2 2 Int 40 [6, 15, 30]; this study
TgNED 2 III 3 3 Unknown Unknown [1, 15, 44]; this study
TgShSp1 3 II 2 2 Non 0 This study
TgShSp2 1 II 2 2 Non 0 This study
TgShSp3 3 II 2 2 Non 0 This study
TgShSp7 3 II 2 2 Non 0 This study
TgShSp8 3 II 2 2 Non 0 This study
TgShSp10 3 II 2 2 Non 4.7 This study
TgShSp11 3 II 2 2 Non 8 This study
TgShSp16 3 II 2 2 Non 20.8 This study
TgShSp24 2 III 3 3 Non 18.2 This study
TgShSp30 3 II 2 2 Non 0 This study
  1. aToxoplasma gondii strains are classified according to cumulative mortality in mice into highly virulent (Vir, 100% mortality); intermediately virulent (Int, 99–30%), and nonvirulent (Non, < 30%) [41].