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Table 5 Comparison body infection rates via eRFP expression, plaque assay, and RT-PCR

From: Eilat virus displays a narrow mosquito vector range

Species Oral dose % bodies infected
(log10pfu/mL) eRFP Plaque assay RT-PCR
Aedes aegypti 8.9 78 (18/23) 78 (18/23) 87 (20/23)
Aedes albopictus 8.9 7 (2/27) 7 (2/27) 15 (4/27)
Anopheles gambiae 8.9 29 (4/14) 29 (4/14) 43 (6/14)
Culex quinquefasciatus 8.9 30 (9/30) 30 (9/30) 30 (9/30)
  1. Percent of mosquito bodies positive at 14 dpi.