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Abortion outcomes by treatment groupa

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  • a At day 70 of gestation, pregnant sheep (n = 6) were inoculated via subcutaneous injection with 1 × 1010 CFU/ml 16MΔvjbrR, 1 × 109 CFU/ml Rev. 1, or 1 × 109 CFU/ml B. melitensis 16M. Control groups received 1 ml of PBS via subcutaneous injection. Animals were monitored daily for adverse events or until parturition occurred.