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Table 1 Animal information and results for study elk

From: Pathologic and biochemical characterization of PrPSc from elk with PRNP polymorphisms at codon 132 after experimental infection with the chronic wasting disease agent

Animal number 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
 Genotype codon 132 MM MM LM LM LL LL LL LL
 Incubation period (MPI) 23 23 38 40 60 63 64 64
 Clinical presentation LBC, Rec LBC, Rec LBC, ataxia LBC LBC Neuro FD LBC
Tissue results
 Brain +/+ +/+ +/+ +/+ +/+ +/+ +/+ +/+
 Retina + + + + + + + +
 Peripheral NS + + + + + +
 Lymphoid head + + + + + + + +
 Lymphoid other + + + + + + + n/a
 Intestines + + + + + + +
 Spleen + + + + +
 Pituitary n/a n/a + + n/a + n/a
 Foregut n/a + +
 Adrenal n/a + n/a + n/a
  1. M methionine, L leucine, MPI months post inoculation, LBC Loss of body condition, Rec recumbency, Neuro neurological signs (for more detail see Results), FD found dead. Tissue results: brain, vacuolation/PrPSc; other tissues, PrPSc; n/a, tissue not available for examination