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Table 1 Proviral DNA loads in tissues

From: Conditionally-live attenuated SIV upregulates global T effector memory cell frequency under replication permissive conditions

Animal No. SIV DNA copies /105MNC
SlV-rtTA∆nef SlV∆nef
Dox withdrawn Dox maintained
E62 E64 E69 E72 E74 E78
PBMC <1a <1 1.37 <1 2.59 2.63
Spleen 1.79 2.47 10.3 8.02 95.0 25.83
Peripheral LNb <1 1.46 12.1 88.4 50.1 50.3
Thymus <1 <1 <1 <1 NDc ND
Mesenteric LN <1 4.93 4.61 1.92 178.2 120.3
Small intestine <1 <1 <1 4.27 3.87 7.38
Large intestine 1.31 2.58 4.4 2.68 1.88 12.8
  1. a < indicates below the limit of detection; bLN lymph node, cND not done.