Group Sex IFN-γmin(pg/ml) IL-12 min(pg/ml) IL-4 min(pg/ml) IL-10 min(pg/ml) SWPs min(μm)
LT F 31.2(23.1-39.1) 710(326-1864) 17.9(13.9-21.8) 23.5(18-26.5) 573.8(308-657.5)
M 33.8(27.5-45.6) 2293(668-4000) 18.4(20.8-34.1) 16.2(13.6-18) 503.2(392.7-8.6.97)
T 33.03(23.1-45.6)a 1185(326-4000)a 21.1(13.9-34.1)a 21.1(13.6-26.5)a 524.16(308-806.96)
LB F 30.2(26.5-34.9) 1364(307-3032) 17.5(14.2-19.9) 21.5(17.2-27) 620.5(565.72-699.2)
M 30.5 55 19.9 27 588
T 30.2(26.5-34.9)a 1102(55-3032)a 17.6(14.2-19.9)a 22.7(17.2-27)a 614(565.72-699.2)a
LBT F 25.5(12.6-34.4) 3098(1828-4094)b 18.4(17.1-18.9) 18.8(13.6-26) 914.3(623.4-1016.5)b
M ND ND ND ND ND
T 25.5(12.6-34.4) 3098(1828-4094)b 18.4(17.1-18.9) 18.8(13.6-26) 914.3(623.4-1016.5)b
Control F 26.7(23.8-29.4) 2709(864-3686) 19.2(14.2-27.5)a 17.8(14.7-22.7) 504.1(460.9-672.9)
M ND ND ND ND ND
T 26.7(23.8-29.4) 2709(864-3686) 19.2(14.2-27.5)a 451.2 504.1(460.9-672.9)
F: Female, M: Male, T: Total, SWPs: Spleen White Pulp size min :( Min-Max)/2
a-cMeans within a column with no common superscripts are significantly different (P<0.005)
Table 1: Th1 and Th2 serum cytokines levels and spleen white pulp sizes (SWPs) in the control and vaccinated groups of Balb/c mice after challenging with live L.major promastigot