Table 1

Percentage of anti-dsDNA-secreting cells (ELISPOT) in the total antibody-secreting cell (ASC) population in the spleen and bone marrow (BM) of NZB/W donor mice aged 24 to 28 weeks versus Rag1−/− mice 21 weeks after adoptive transfer of ASCs from NZB/W mice

 SpleenBone marrow
IgM (%)IgG (%)IgM (%)IgG (%)
NZB/W F1 mice (n=5)4.18±0.9910.47±1.291.42±0.174.17±1.36
Rag1−/− with transfer of ASCs from NZB/W mice (n=5)1.74±0.5912.44±10.918.85±3.6716.83±5.24
p Value*NSNSNS0.0104
  • *Mann–Whitney test.

  • NS, not significant.