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Table 2 Whole Gut Transit Time (WGTT) in individual Group A animals, subdivided into the transit durations in the stomach (Gastric Residence Time, GRT), small intestine (Small Bowel Transit Time, SBTT), and large intestine (Colon Transit Time, CTT)

From: Detection of live M. bovis BCG in tissues and IFN-γ responses in European badgers (Meles meles) vaccinated by oropharyngeal instillation or directly in the ileum

Animal ID GRT SBTT CTT WGTT Delivery area
7D63 12:27 05:31 14:56 32:56:00 Ileum
9377 12:53 09:52 NR NR Ileum
A482 03:04 06:38 22:02 31:46 Ileum
903E 13:02 05:31 15:28 34:03 Ileum
9A39 10:07 04:25 18:34 33:07 Ileum
76C6 15:27 03:04 39:09 57:41 Colon
Group results
 Average 11:10 05:50 22:02 37:54  
 SD 04:18 02:18 09:58 11:05
 Min 03:04 3:04 1 04:56 31:46
 Max 15:02 7 9:52 39:09 57:04
  1. WGTT or CTT were not calculated for badger 9377 due to battery exhaustion before excretion (“Not Recorded”, NR). Time expressed in hr.:min format