Table 3

Linear classification models separating healthy female subjects from female subjects with GWI or CFS
Model Stand. coeff. Assigned HC Assigned GWI or CFS Total Accuracy NPV PPV Specificity Sensitivity
Female GWI Subjects
GWI vs HC females at T0 NA True HC female NA NA NA NA NA
True GWI female
GWI vs HC females at T1 Il-5 T1 1.20 8 1 9 True HC female 0.84 0.80 0.89 0.89 0.80
Il-17 T1 −1.03 2 8 10 True GWI female
GWI vs HC females at T2 Il-23 T2 −1.00 8 1 9 True HC female 0.79 0.73 0.88 0.89 0.70
3 7 10 True GWI female
GWI vs HC females at T0-T2 Il-23 T2 −1.00 8 1 9 True HC female 0.84 0.80 0.89 0.89 0.80
Il-5 T1 0.99 2 8 10 True GWI female
Female CFS Subjects
CFS vs HC females at T0 Il-4 T0 −0.84 5 4 9 True HC female 0.74 0.83 0.69 0.56 0.90
Il-17 T0 0.77 1 9 10 True CFS female
CFS vs HC females at T1 Il-2 T1 −1.00 4 5 9 True HC female 0.63 0.67 0.62 0.44 0.80
2 8 10 True CFS female
CFS vs HC females at T2 Il-2 T2 −1.00 3 6 9 True HC female 0.68 1.00 0.63 0.33 1.00
0 10 10 True CFS female
CFS vs HC females at T0-T2 Il-2 T1 −1.00 4 5 9 True HC female 0.68 0.80 0.64 0.44 0.90
1 9 10 True CFS female
** All possible subsets
CFS vs HC females at T0-T2 IL-17_T1 1.00 8 1 9 True HC female 0.79 0.73 0.88 0.89 0.70
IL-10_T2 −1.68 3 7 10 True CFS female

Performance values correspond to leave-one-out cross validation results.

Smylie et al.

Smylie et al. BMC Immunology 2013 14:29   doi:10.1186/1471-2172-14-29

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