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Table 8 E. coli output decline in group B rats due to the continuous phage feeding for 20 d via water drinking 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 drinking water for 20 d TotalE. colioutput count (CFU/mL) Mean LR (log10CFU/ml)
Time zero 1.4 x 105 -
Day 1 1.9x 105 0.1 ± 0.03
Day 2 3.5x 105 0.96 ± 0.09
Day 3 4.1x 105 1.23 ± 0.13
Day 4 7.4 x 104 1.93 ± 0.11
Day 5 6.8 x 103 3.09 ± 0.28
Day 6 5.2 x 103 3.32 ± 0.24
Day 7 8.2 x 102 4.08 ± 0.3
Day 8 8.7 x 102 4.01 ± 0.23
Day 10 4x 103 2.33 ± 0.16
Day 12 6.3 x 103 2.04 ± 0.14
Day 14 3 x 104 1.24 ± 0.1
Day 16 5.7 x 105 −1.04 ± 0.06
Day 20 3 x 105 0.05 ± 0.002