TABLE 4.

C. albicans burden in kidney tissue

Strain (genotype)Inoculum (CFU/mouse)Geometric mean ± SD (log10 CFU/g of kidney)a on day:
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CAF2-1 (ERG3/ERG3 ura3/URA3)4.65 × 1054.40 ± 0.184.51 ± 0.155.09 ± 0.86
CAE3DU3 (erg3/erg3 ura3/URA3)4.79 × 1052.64 ± 1.552.82 ± 1.412.91 ± 1.31
  • a Three mice per group on days 2 and 7 and four mice per group on day 4 were sacrificed for kidney removal. Results are expressed as the geometric mean ± the standard deviation.