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Table 1 Correlation of cytokine/chemokine levels with bacterial outgrowth of wild-type and C/EBPδ −/− mice upon meningitis

From: CCAAT/enhancer-binding protein δ (C/EBPδ) aggravates inflammation and bacterial dissemination during pneumococcal meningitis

  Brain (30 h after inoculation)
Wild type C/ EBPδ −/−
  (n = 11) (n = 12)
Cytokines ( r 2 ) P value ( r 2 ) P value
IL-6 0.7223 0.0009 0.0499 0.4853
TNF-α 0.3922 0.0393 0.4356 0.0271
IL- 0.3922 0.0393 0.4356 0.0271
IL-10 0.5679 0.0074 0.0405 0.5303
Chemokines
KC 0.8320 <0.0001 0.2704 0.1011
MIP-2 0.8405 <0.0001 0.6779 0.0010
  1. Data were obtained using a Pearson correlation analysis and presented as linear regression values for each group (r 2) and concomitant P values. Significant correlations (P < 0.05) are in italic. Non-significant values are shown in gray.