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Table 1 Quantification of lymphocytic foci in the salivary and lacrimal glands of mice from several representative C57BL/6.NOD-Aec1Aec2R(n) recombinant inbred lines

From: Identification of possible candidate genes regulating Sjögren's syndrome-associated autoimmunity: a potential role for TNFSF4in autoimmune exocrinopathy

RI line Age, weeks Submandibular glands Lacrimal glands
   Number of mice Positive Average number of LF Number of mice Positive Average number of LF
   Male Female Number Male and female   Male Female Number Male and female  
RI 34 20 and 24 6 7 3 23% 1.0 ± 0.0 6 7 7 54% 1.7 ± 0.4
RI 02 20 and 24 4 7 0 0% 0.0 ± 0.0 6 8 4 29% 1.5 ± 0.3
RI 06 20 4 ND 3 74% 4.0 ± 1.7 4 ND 4 100% 5.8 ± 4.1
RI 09 21 and 22 7 7 11 79% 3.0 ± 0.6 7 7 6 43% 2.8 ± 0.7
RI 12 24 7 4 5 45% 2.4 ± 0.7 7 4 10 91% 2.8 ± 0.6
RI 33 20 and 21 9 7 10 63% 2.2 ± 1.0 9 7 13 81% 6.5 ± 4.5
  1. LF, lymphocytic foci; ND, not done; RI, recombinant inbred.