Borrelia burgdorferi flaB
DNA copies per mg tissue weight (means ± standard deviations) in PCR-positive tissues summarized in Tables
, including sub-inoculation site (subIN), heart base (HB), ventricular muscle (VM), quadriceps muscle (Quad) and tibiotarsus (Tibio) from C3H mice inoculated with wild-type (white bars) compared to
(black bars) at day 14 (a), day 28 (b) and day 42 (c) of infection. (*,
≤ 0.05) ND: not determined.