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Table 2 Cytokines levels in control group, NE0/I and NE II/III

From: Cytokine dysregulation persists in childhood post Neonatal Encephalopathy

Cytokines Control (n = 40)
(Mean)
NE (0/I)
(Mean)
NE (II/III)
(Mean)
p value
(a)
P value
(b)
IL2 0.54 1.18 1.35 0.02 0.40
IL6 1.27 2.03 2.31 0.05 0.73
IL8 16.77 37.99 77.67 0.11 0.39
TNF α 3.63 4.74 4.69 0.17 0.95
GMCSF 0.24 2.01 0.41 0.02 0.34
IFN Y 15.98 15.33 11.44 0.92 0.29
EPO 90.45 98.07 93.22 0.62 0.63
IL10 0.75 1.68 1.74 0.21 0.95
IL 18 532.57 628.01 683.14 0.16 0.56
IL -IRA 681.91 767.10 649.44 0.68 0.61
IL-1α 1.60 0.85 2.01 0.12 0.11
IL-1β 0.62 1.52 1.32 0.20 0.81
TNF β 1.29 3.17 2.63 0.01 0.42
VEGF 106.65 122.57 148.57 0.50 0.68
  1. Means and p value using Student t-test. IL interleukin, TNF tumor necrosis factor, IFN interferon, VEGF vascular endothelial growth factor, EPO erythropoietin, GMCSF granulocyte colony stimulating factor. p (a)-p value Control vs NE 0/I and p (b) p value NE0/I vs NEII/III