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Table 2 Quantification of PCV1 positive cells in different foetal organs collected at 21 days post-PCV1 inoculation.

From: Outcome of experimental porcine circovirus type 1 infections in mid-gestational porcine foetuses

Strain Sow no. Inoculated foetusa Number of PCV1 positive cells/10 mm2 tissue
    Heart Lungs Spleen Liver Kidney Thymus Tonsils Ileum Cerebrum
CCL33 S1 R1 - 121 6 4 - - - - -
CCL33 S2 R2 - 31 3 2 - - 1 - -
CCL33 S3 R1 - 28 - NA NA NA - - NA
3384 S1 R4 - 4 - - - - NA NA -
3384 S2 R3 4 13 - - - 3 - - -
3384 S3 R2 - 1 - - - - - NA -
  1. a Foetuses were identified by their position in the uterus. R = right horn. Numbering is in sequence from ovary to cervix.
  2. NA: not available; -: no positive cells detected