Table 1.

Immunoblotting reactivities of colostra and sera against EPEC antigens

Sample (n = 21)No. of samples reactive to EPEC antigens (%)
BfpAEspAEspBIntEPECIntEHEC
Colostrum11 (52)16 (76)12 (57)15 (71)17 (81)
Maternal serum8 (38)18 (86)19 (90)19 (90)16 (76)
Neonate serum2 (9)9 (43)18 (86)15 (71)21 (100)
Infant serum15 (71)5 (24)13 (62)9 (43)12 (57)