Expression of TNFα, IL-10 and IL-6 in spleen of hamsters experimentally infected with T. spiralis at 5 days pi.

The 18S was used as control gene of constitutive expression. Optical densitometry (OD) was obtained as a relationship between the genes of interest and 18S, and reported as mean +/− standard deviation. One-way ANOVA. N = 6−15. *** = P<0.001, **P<0.05.