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Table 4 Oviposition and mortality rates of P. argentipes females fed on host

From: Interactions between host biogenic amines and sand fly salivary yellow-related proteins

 Immunized hamstersNaive hamsters
Percent ovipositing femalesa58 (181/312)60 (192/318)
Median no. of eggs per female (range) [IQR]b35 (1–72) [16–48]35 (1–74) [9–50]
Percent mortality63 (197/312)70 (222/318)
  1. aCalculated from total sum of blood fed females
  2. bThe difference between 25th and 75th percentile