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Table 2 Mean values of normalized weight of eggs laid from ticks engorged on vaccinated animals.

From: Two initial vaccinations with the Bm86-based Gavacplus vaccine against Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplusinduce similar reproductive suppression to three initial vaccinations under production conditions

Mean weight (in mg) of eggs laid by individual ticks [confidence interval 95%]
Week Immunizations at 0, 4, 7 Immunizations at 0, 4 Immunizations at 0, 7
0
4
525 [385-613]a
438 [375-498]a
512 [477-585]a
388 [275-683]a
548 [512-604]a
426 [345-501]a
7 456 [413-503]a 493 [432-556]a 475 [415-542]a
10 421 [385-443]a 435 [384-485]a 463 [448-509]a
16 480 [464-509]a 489 [371-576]a 498 [472-523]a
20 448 [401-470]a 442 [374-459]a 449 [395-512]a
27 425 [372-475]a 415 [375-491]a 440 [396-479]a
  1. Identical letters within the same row indicate that no statistically significant differences were found when the three schemes were compared. A Friedman test was used for comparison.