Table 10

Mean % of CD4 T-cells that use a TCR BV family as predicted by the flow cytometry assay
Antibody names Mean % of CD4 T-cells
V β1 3.21
V β2 9.79
V β3 4.80
V β4 2.58
V β5.1 6.78
V β5.3 0.97
V β5.2 0.70
V β7.1 1.89
V β7.2 1.12
V β8.1 & V β8.2 4.71
V β9 3.48
V β11 0.73
V β12 1.85
V β13.2 2.66
V β13.6 1.84
V β14 3.03
V β16 0.91
V β17 5.79
V β18 1.96
V β20 2.35
V β22 4.12
V β23 0.45

Note that the antibody used in flow cytometry assay covers approximately 70% of CD4 T-cells. The values are averaged across 50 normal volunteers.

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Ciupe et al. BMC Immunology 2013 14:35   doi:10.1186/1471-2172-14-35

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