Table 3.

Real-time quantification of RVFV RNA extracted from MP12-infected Vero cell supernatant or from sera of infected mice collected at different times postinfection

Source, infection status, and time (h) postinfectionVirus titeraQuantification (log RNA copies · ml−1)
Vero cell supernatant
 Infected with MP126.09.0
5.68.5
4.67.5
3.46.5
1.65.1
1.75.1
 Not infectedNot detectedNot detected
Mouse sera
 Infected with 2H548
  244.66.8
  335.98.6
  48>8.510.0
 Not infectedNot detectedNot detected
  • a Virus titers are expressed in PFU per milliliter for mouse serum samples and in TCID50 per milliliter for Vero cell samples.