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Table 1 Descriptive statistics and heritability estimates of M. hyo Ab vaccine response at different days post-vaccination (dpv)

From: Influence of genetics and the pre-vaccination blood transcriptome on the variability of antibody levels after vaccination against Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in pigs

Type of Ab response dpv Serum dilution S/P valuesa h2 (SE)
Mean SD CV (%)
Early (before booster) 21 1/40 0.041 0.06 151 NC
1/4 0.403 0.19 46 0.57 (0.15)
Maximum (post booster) 28 1/40 1.349 0.28 21 0.46 (0.11)
35 1/40 1.215 0.25 20 0.52 (0.11)
Persistence (before slaughtering) 118 1/40 0.645 0.30 46 0.52 (0.11)
  1. NC not calculated
  2. aAb levels are expressed relatively to a positive control (S/P values, see Methods)