Table l

CD4+ T cells obtained from the large intestines of SCID mice produce predominant interferon γ (IFN-γ) and tumour necrosis factor α (TNF-α)

Fluorescence units (at 520 nm)*
CytokinesLocation of CD4+ T cells30 cycle35 cycle40 cycle
*Reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction methods were performed by the LightCycler (Boehringer Mannheim).
ND, not detectable; SP, spleen; LI, large intestine; IL, interleukin.
IFN-γSP2.010.013.0
LI8.016.518.5
TNF-αSPNDNDND
LI22.533.540.0
IL-4SPNDNDND
LlNDNDND
IL-10SPNDNDND
LlNDNDND