Table II.

Percentages of RT6+ and CD45RC+ T cells and CD4/CD8 ratio after 5 days of coculture with splenic DC from BB-DP and Wistar rats (n = 6–13)

T cellsPercent RT6+Percent CD45RC+CD4/CD8 Ratio
WistarLewisWistarLewisWistarLewis
Wistar DC57.0 ± 8.4a48.9 ± 2.947.0 ± 5.2a16.5 ± 2.61.4 ± 0.2a1.3 ± 0.1a
BB DC43.6 ± 7.443.0 ± 3.233.2 ± 4.715.2 ± 2.13.5 ± 0.42.0 ± 0.3
  • a p < 0.02, Wistar vs BB-DP.