Table 1

Demographics of subjects
Subject Age (yr) Sex (M:F) Allergen Pre PC20(mg/ml) Post PC20(mg/ml) Allergen induced shift (pre PC20/post PC20)
Asthmatics
1 28 F Cat Pelt 12.8 ND ND
2 34 F Cat Pelt 2.7 6.1 0.44
3 27 M Cat Pelt 4.5 1.8 2.5
4 42 F Cat Hair 5.3 8.6 0.62
5 23 F Cat Hair 0.3 0.2 1.5
6 26 F Cat Hair 5.1 1.5 3.4
7 49 F Cat Hair 3.6 1 3.6
Mean ±SE 32.7±3.3 3.3 1.7 2.0±0.5
Healthy controls
1 33 F ND
2 43 F ND
3 21 M ND
4 43 M ND
Mean ±SE 35.0±4.5

ND - Not determined, SE: standard error of the mean, †: geometric mean (PC20 values are measured on a log scale).

Yamamoto et al.

Yamamoto et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:655   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-655

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