TABLE 1.

Variable antibody responses to protein antigens as detected by MAPIA for cervids experimentally infected with M. bovis

AntigenResponsea for indicated animal no.
36374041444851116118119
ESAT-6++++++++
CFP10+++++++
MPB64++
MPB59++++
MPB70+++++++
MPB83++++++++++
Acr1
38-kDa protein++++
ESAT-6/CFP10+++++++++
Acr1/MPB83+++++++++
PPD-b++++++++++
MBCF++++++++++
  • a + and − indicate the presence and absence of circulating IgG antibodies over the 7-month infection period as detected by MAPIA for antigens of M. bovis/M. tuberculosis.