Table 3

Brain cyst reduction rate of mice immunized with plasmids pVAX-ROP13, pVAX/IL-18, and pVAX-ROP13 plus pVAX/IL-18

GroupCyst count (±SE)aRate of reduction (%)
pVAX-ROP13 + pVAX/IL-181,051 ± 56.0A66.03
pVAX-ROP131,862 ± 12.50B39.82
pVAX/IL-182,580 ± 40.62C16.61
pVAX I2,972 ± 53.52D0.39
PBS3,094 ± 68.83D
  • a Values followed by the same letter showed no significant difference (P > 0.05), whereas different letters indicate significant differences (P < 0.05).