Chlamydia trachomatis serovar L1 injected intravenously in mice resulted in systemic nonlethal infections of the animals. Treatment of mice with recombinant murine gamma interferon resulted in a decrease in the number of infectious C. trachomatis organisms recovered from the lungs, spleens, and livers as well as in a decrease of the inflammatory reaction in those organs when assessed 3 and 5 days after challenge.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Infection and Immunity|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1988|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Infectious Diseases