Table 2.

Quantification of virulence in experimental infection assays

Challenge doseC. albicans strainBALB/c miceDBA/2 mice
MST (days)No. of dead mice/total no.MST (days)No. of dead mice/total no.
1 × 107 SC5314115/1518/8
CNC13308/10113/13
1 × 106 SC5314314/14114/14
CNC13>601/8411/11
1 × 105 SC5314>603/16417/17
CNC13>600/12>601/12
5 × 104 SC5314>603/12712/12
CNC13>600/11>601/17