Table I.

Pathological kidney score

OMaFMbEMc
NZBW F1
PBS1 /82 /81 /8
DCs1 /63 /61 /6
DCs+ apod6 /7f7 /7f5 /7e
BALB/c
PBS0 /40 /40 /4
DCs0 /40 /40 /4
DCs+ apo0 /41 /4
  • a No. of mice showing an optical microscopy (OM) score ≥2/total analyzed.

  • b No. of mice showing an optical microscopy (FM) score ≥2/total analyzed.

  • c No. of mice showing an optical microscopy (EM) score ≥2/total analyzed.

  • d apo, apoptotic cells.

  • e , p < 0.05 (χ2 test results for DCs that phagocytosed irradiated cells compared to controls).

  • f , p < 0.01 (χ2 test results for DCs that phagocytosed irradiated cells compared to controls).