Table 2

The incidence and severity of arthritis after intra-articular injection of 100 µg peptidoglycan to SCID mice depleted of neutrophils and monocytes

Number

Group

of mice

Incidence (%)

Severity


CB17

10

100

2.8 ± 0.4

SCID + RB6-8C5

10

100

1.6 ± 0.5

SCID +etoposide

8

50

0.5 ± 0.5

SCID+ RB6-8C5 +

8

50

0.6 ± 0.7

etoposide

BALB/c+RB6-8C5 +

10

70

1.5 ± 1.1

etoposide


Liu et al. Arthritis Res 2001 3:375-380   doi:10.1186/ar330

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