Table 1

Growth of M. tuberculosis clinical isolates in B6D2/F1 mice

Time postinfection, daysHN878* (lungs/spleen)NHN5* (lungs/spleen)
02.2/02.0/0
307.4/4.76.6/4.5
496.8/5.15.8/4.4
707.1/5.25.8/4.5
967.6/5.46.3/4.6
  • * cfu (log10) are means of four mice/group in one representative experiment.