Table 1.

Phagocytosis of V. cholerae O139 and other bacteria

Bacterial strainMean (SD) % survivala after phagocytosis by PMNL
V. cholerae O139
 AI-183778 (1.2)
 AI-782519.4 (1.2)
 AI-1117163 (1.4)
 AJ-93735 (1.7)
 AJ-161935 (1.8)
 AJ-3536524 (2.7)
 AK-591623.5 (2.7)
 AK-4034833.3 (2.1)
 AK-1791625 (1.6)
 1005/9625 (1.9)
 11089/9631 (1.1)
 16960/9633 (1.5)
 10397/9743 (1.6)
 32422/9727 (1.1)
 33874/9737 (1.3)
 6A0 (0)b
K. pneumoniae 11807/97104 (1.1)
V. cholerae O1 El Tor
 194790.51 (0.2)
 X-250490.15 (1.8)
  • a Values are geometric means from three experiments.

  • b Since all bacteria were killed during opsonization, phagocytosis could not be carried out under the conditions of the experiment.