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Table 5 LR of E. coli fecal output due to the effect of continuous feeding of phage master mix for 20 d via oral injection with alkali

From: Novel approach of using a cocktail of designed bacteriophages against gut pathogenic E. colifor bacterial load biocontrol

Phage feed at 1×107PFU/ml via oral injection of phages for 20 d E. coliCFU/mL Mean LR (log10CFU/ml)
Time zero (control) 2.3 x 105 -
Day 1 1.6x 105 0.15 ± 0.03
Day 2 9 x 104 0.4 ± 0.02
Day 3 1 x 105 0.36 ± 0.07
Day 4 1 x 104 1.36 ± 0.15
Day 5 1 x 105 0.36 ± 0.09
Day 6 4 x 103 1.76 ± 0.18
Day 7 7 x 103 1.51 ± 0.22
Day 8 9 x 103 1.4 ± 0.13
Day 10 8 x 103 1.45 ± 0.1
Day 12 1 x 105 0.36 ± 0.05
Day 14 5 x 104 0.66 ± 0.03
Day 16 5 x 104 0.66 ± 0.06
Day 20 1.2 x 105 0.28 ± 0.04