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Table 2 SOD activity of cultured splenocytes' macrophages at different intervals post SPPV immunization

From: Modulation of macrophage functions by sheeppox virus provides clues to understand interaction of the virus with host immune system

Time post treatment Treatment
  Placebo Inac.SPPV Atenu. SPPV
12 h 13.3 ± 1.65 13.6 ± 1.22 12.8 ± 1.35
3 d 12.5 ± 2.8 10.82 ± 2.21 133 ± 23.1**
6 d 10.2 ± 1.79 107.7 ± 25 * 143.7 ± 38*
9 d 52.3 ± 19.1 253.3 ± 33.4** 240.7 ± 42.4 **
12 d 47.6 ± 8.5 266 ± 26.6** 293 ± 37.1**
  1. Splenic macrophages were harvested from mice (five/group). Macrophages were cultured with LPS (1 μg/ml) for 48 h and SOD was measured in the culture supernatant. SPPV treated mice are significantly different from controls at *P < 0.05 or **P < 0.01.