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Table 1 Leukocyte markers and CFU

From: The Escherichia coli BarA-UvrY two-component system is a virulence determinant in the urinary tract

Day Leukocytesa CFU in urine (CFU/ml)
  110-7b 40-6b 110-7b 40-6b
2 1–2 2–3 9.5 × 104 4.6 × 105
5 3 2–3 3.2 × 105 2.7 × 105
7 1–2 1 5 × 102 2.5 × 104
13 0–1 0–1 0 0
15 0 0 0 0
  1. aPresence of leukocytes was determined by the ECUR-dip stick test (Boehringer-Mannheim). Color changes of grades 1, 2 and 3 correspond to 10–25, approximately 75, and approximately 500 granulocytes/ml, respectively.
  2. bIdentification number for the individual monkeys.