Chip ID Time Point (Hrs) ELISA data Mean SD ICT data Mean SD
8296 1   35.211 3.510   31.590 6.089
5489 1   25.560 3.558   21.818 9.537
7103 8   6.603 0.293   4.194 2.559
8940 8   13.311 1.192   29.601 2.171
9433 8   16.043 4.313   15.319 2.047
7437 8   12.991 0.943   8.053 2.431
1264 12   16.813 0.293   18.643 7.281
1852 12   3.402 0.269   4.231 2.768
8733 12   14.806 0.786   19.577 6.670
1142 12   0.420 0.020   ND ND
1744 16   7.335 0.558   7.398 4.238
5325 16   10.278 1.457   19.068 7.402
8313 16   10.810 1.758   17.412 11.373
8951 16   12.831 0.985   13.767 3.669
4678 24   0.552 0.296   NA NA
9769 24   0.212 0.076   ND ND
Note: ND sample not detected by ICT. NA samples were not analysed by ICT
Table 2: Ricin detected in lung lavage at various time points after exposure to 3LCt50. The table shows the levels of ricin detected in individual mice analysed both by ELISA and ICT (μg/L), 1, 8, 12, 16 and 24 hours after exposure.