TABLE 2

AB-Army1 phage infection leads to a putative loss-of-capsule phenotype in A. baumannii AB5075

Time of infection (h)Treatment% of capsule-positive bacteria% of capsule-negative bacteriaTotal no. of CFU
0Untreated10008.9E + 06
AB-Army19918.2E + 06
2Untreated9822.2E + 09
AB-Army12983.5E + 06
4Untreated9371.7E + 10
AB-Army13976.1E + 08
24Untreated85151.3E + 11
AB-Army11993.5E + 11