TABLE 4

Cynomolgus monkey tissues tested for PrPSc by immunoblotting using anti-PrP antibody 3F4a

MonkeyCWD sourceRouteYr postinfectionTissue(s) screenedResult
116WTDi.c.7.3Cortex, CC, thalamus, claustrum, cerebellum, BS, spleen, LNsNegative
144WTDi.c.6.6Cortex, thalamus, claustrum, cerebellum, BSNegative
128Elki.c.13.4Cortex, claustrum, BS, spleenNegative
616Elki.c.7.9Cortex, claustrum, spleen, LNNegative
609MDi.c.4.0Cortex, thalamus, cerebellum, cervical SC, spleenNegative
135MDi.c.13.3Cortex, claustrum, BS, spleenNegative
119WTDOral13.3Cortex, claustrum, BS, spleenNegative
125WTDOral8.8Cortex, claustrum, thalamus, cerebellum, BS, spleen, LNsNegative
130ElkOral12.4Cortex, claustrum, thalamus, cerebellum, BS, HSNegative
629ElkOral13.1Cortex, claustrum, thalamus, cerebellum, BS, spleenNegative
121ElkOral10.9Cortex, thalamus, cerebellum, spleen, LNsNegative
270MDOral8.8Cortex, thalamus, claustrum, cerebellum, BS, spleen, LNsNegative
122MDOral8.1Cortex, claustrum, spleen, LNNegative
614MDOral11.8Cortex, claustrum, thalamus, BS, cerebellum, spleen, tongue, ileumNegative
633NEBi.c.8.1Cortex, claustrum, spleen, LNNegative
228NoneNACortexNegative
949NoneNACortexNegative
  • a Abbreviations: WTD, white-tailed deer CWD; i.c., intracerebral; MD, mule deer; NEB, normal elk brain; CC, corpus callosum; BS, brain stem; LN, lymph node; SC, spinal cord; HC, hippocampus.