Table I.

MIP-2 mRNA levels in P. aeruginosa-infected corneasa

Time p.i.BALB/cB6
Expt. 1
0 h0.00.0
6 h16.10.0
12 h123.9105.1
1 day542.6452.8
3 days423.9427.2
5 days90.0526.6
Expt. 2
0 h0.00.0
6 h6.40.0
12 h88.6101.2
1 day335.8349.9
3 days323.9321.8
5 days61.6285.5
  • a Five micrograms of total corneal RNA/sample was assayed by RNase protection assay for MIP-2 mRNA. Results are reported as amol MIP-2 mRNA/μg total RNA.