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Table 2 Serum calprotectin [μg/ml]

From: Serum biomarkers of Burkholderia mallei infection elucidated by proteomic imaging of skin and lung abscesses

Chlorocebus aethiops Collection day Pre-exposure Post-exposure 1
1 5 1.45 >12.5*
2 11 1.09 >12.5*
3 13 0.70 >12.5*
4 14 1.89 7.27*
52 28 2.27 10.55*
Macaca mulatta   Pre-exposure Post-exposure
1 28 2.8 >25
2 28 3.2 16.8*
3 28 1.9 23.3*
4 28 1.5 21.9*
5 28 5.9 12.7*
Macaca fascicularis   Pre-exposure Post-exposure
1 28 8.3 17.8
2 28 1.0 9.0*
3 28 1.5 6.4*
4 28 2.1 7.2*
  1. 1Calprotectin concentration determined by ELISA, averaging the absorbance (450nm) of at least two technical replicates per primate and comparison to a standard curve.
  2. 2This was the only individual of this species surviving infection by aerosol exposure to B. mallei.
  3. *: p ≤ 0.05.