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Table 3 response to tetanus and typoid vaccination

From: Effect of a mixture of micronutrients, but not of bovine colostrum concentrate, on immune function parameters in healthy volunteers: a randomized placebo-controlled study

  Control (n = 31) Colostrum (n = 33) Micronutrients (n = 31) Colostrum+Micronutrients (n = 35)2
Tetanus toxoid-specific IgG levels in serum (IU/L)
   Baseline 126 (90.2 – 175) 154 (111 – 212) 147 (105 – 206) 138 (101 – 189)
   Week 8 2141 (1040 – 4407) 4074 (2024 – 8200) 3368 (1625 – 6982) 5131 (2579 – 10208)
   Week 10 3138 (1713 – 5748) 4728 (2629 – 8500) 4206 (2282 – 7753) 5330 (3013 – 9431)
S. typhi Ty21a LPS-specific IgG in serum (E.U/mL)
   Baseline3 3.37 (2.24 – 5.07) 3.93 (2.64 – 5.84) 5.39 (3.54 – 8.20) 6.48 (4.40 – 9.52)
   Week 83 12.6 (9.02 – 17.6) 16.5 (12.0 – 22.8) 19.5 (13.9 – 27.5) 21.6 (15.7 – 29.6)
   Week 103 10.7 (7.67 – 14.8) 14.0 (10.1 – 19.2) 16.7 (11.9 – 23.4) 18.4 (13.5 – 25.2)
S. typhi Ty21a LPS-specific IgA in serum (E.U./mL)
   Baseline 1.21 (0.85 – 1.72) 1.07 (0.76 – 1.51) 1.36 (0.95 – 1.95) 1.43 (1.03 – 1.99)
   Week 8 2.70 (1.89 – 3.86) 3.40 (2.40 – 4.81) 3.49 (2.42 – 5.04) 3.73 (2.65 – 5.24)
   Week 10 1.80 (1.29 – 2.52) 1.86 (1.35 – 2.57) 2.24 (1.59 – 3.14) 2.20 (1.60 – 3.01)
  1. 1 values are expressed as lsmeans (95% CI).
  2. 2 n = 34 in serum at week 8, n = 33 for saliva at week 8.
  3. 3Micronutrient group (Micronutrients group and Colostrum + Micronutrients group) is significantly different from non-micronutrient group (Control group and Colostrum group) (P < 0.05).