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Table 4 Periods of detection of E. ruminantium DNA and antibodies in all lambs and kids at various age levels sampled in Bansang

From: Longitudinal monitoring of Ehrlichia ruminantium infection in Gambian lambs and kids by pCS20 PCR and MAP1-B ELISA

Animal No. Sp. Week DNA detected (PCR) Week antibodies detected (MAP1-B) Status AV
   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 4 5 6 7   
330 K - - - - + - + - - - nd + - - Survived 0
336 K - - + - + - + nd + + + nd + - Survived 0
338 K + - - - + + + nd + - + nd + - Survived 0
374 K - - - - + nd + + + + - + - - Survived 0
2313 K - - - - + + - nd nd nd nd nd - + Survived 0
2314 K - - - - + + + + + + + nd - - Survived 0
2315 K - - - + + + - nd nd nd nd nd + - Survived 0
2316 K - + - + - nd - nd nd nd - - - - Survived 1A
2317 K - - - - nd + + nd nd nd + - - - Survived 0
2318 K - - - + nd + + nd nd nd + - - - Survived 0
2351 L - - - - - - - + + + + - - - Survived 0
2352 L - - - - - - - + - + - - - nd Survived 1 A
2353 L - nd - - - - nd - - - nd - - - Survived 0
2354 L - - - - + + nd - - - + + - - Survived 0