Experiment No. Controls Solventa Vit D3
(1000 IU)
IFN-γ
(100 IU)
Vit D3(1000 IU) plus IFN-γ (100 IU)
1 3.01 ± 0.14 2.93 ± 0.16 2.49 ± 0.19b 2.6 ± 0.2b 2.37 ± 0.19b
2 3.15 ± 0.12 3.03 ± 0.16 2.74 ± 0.16 2.5 ± 0.15b 2.58 ± 0.13b
3 3.05 ± 0.15 3.04 ± 0.14 2.82 ± 0.17 2.57 ± 0.16b 2.69 ± 0.2b
4 3.16 ± 0.14 3.0 ± 0.14 2.39 ± 0.19b 2.59 ± 0.2b 2.03 ± 0.19b
Numbers of tachyzoites are given as a mean ± SD; aEthanol 95; bStatistically significant differences compared with controls (P 0.05)
Table 39: Effect of vitamin D3 and IFN-γ on proliferation of T. gondii (RH strain) tachyzoites per infected peritoneal macrophage of BALB/c mice after incubation for 96 hrs in RPMI1640 cells culture (according to Ghaffarifar et al. [639]; with own modification).