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Table 6 Associations of ND3 antibody titer with the immune measures in Group B immunized with Mycobacterium butyricum

From: Correlated effects of selection for immunity in White Leghorn chicken lines on natural antibodies and specific antibody responses to KLH and M. butyricum

Group B (immunized with M. butyricum) Correlation Coefficient with ND3 antibody titer in Line  
Trait ND3-L PHA-L CC-L Control Linear regression of ND3 antibody titer across lines
pha -0.18 -0.21 0.01 0.17 NS
cc - - -0.08 - NS
MB day0 0.021 -0.01 0.40** 0.14 NS
MB day11 0.17 0.01 0.46** 0.06 0.17*
LPS day 0 0.25 0.15 0.12 0.07 0.03*
LPS day 11 0.33* 0.12 0.39** 0.13 0.01***
LTA day 0 0.19 0.17 0.61*** 0.34* 0.23***
LTA day11 0.21 0.21 0.45** 0.16 0.24**
Gal day 0 0.05 -0.22 -0.20 0.17 NS
Gal day 11 -0.01 0.10 0.14 0.00 NS
Responsiveness to M.B. 0.16 0.02 0.07 -0.09 NS
Responsiveness to LPS 0.04 -0.06 0.26 0.08 NS
Responsiveness to LTA11 -0.01 -0.08 -0.07 -0.30* NS
Responsiveness to Anti-Gal -0.04 0.29* 0.21 -0.11 NS