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Table 1 Groups and infection regimes for growers infected with oocysts of C. suis

From: Antibody and cytokine response to Cystoisospora suis infections in immune-competent young pigs

Group Infection dose Days of infection No. of animals
Single High (SH) 6000 oocysts per os SD 1 10
Single Low (SL) 600 oocysts per os SD 1 10
Trickle High (TH) 3 × 2000 oocysts per os SD 1, SD 8, SD 15 10
Trickle Low (TL) 3 × 200 oocysts per os SD 1, SD 8, SD 15 10
Control (C) 1 ml tap water per os SD 1 10
  1. Abbreviation: SD study day