TABLE 2.

CP5-specific antibodies given subcutaneously protect mice against systemic infection induced by 5 × 104 CFU of S. aureusa

SampleNormal IgGImmune IgG
Mean CFUNo. of positive mice/totalMean CFUNo. of positive mice/total
Peritoneal lavage fluid0.28 × 1027/187 × 1011/20
Liver4.03 × 10214/180.37 × 1015/20
Kidney7.20 × 10217/180.28 × 1013/20
  • a Data are adapted from Fattom et al. (29).