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Table 8 Effect of silencing on the length (mean ± standard deviation) of male and female worms recovered from jirds infected with in vitro siRNA-treated (bmugm specific, negative) and untreated L3

From: RNA interference mediated knockdown of Brugia malayi UDP-Galactopyranose mutase severely affects parasite viability, embryogenesis and in vivo development of infective larvae

Groups Worm length (cm)
Female worms Male worms
Medium control 3.7 ± 0.09 1.75 ± 0.06
Scrambled siRNA 3.7 ± 0.08 1.72 ± 0.1
siRNA1 + 2 3.5 ± 0.07** 1.58 ± 0.05*
  1. *P < 0.05; **P < 0.01