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Table 3 Cytokine secretion by CD4+ T cells

From: Early-life viral infection and allergen exposure interact to induce an asthmatic phenotype in mice

  IL-4 IL-5 IL-13 IFN-γ
Naïve 6 (7.6) 28 (6.8) 9 (7.9) 28 (3.8)
Virus control 18 (6.3) 33 (3.8) 16 (5.8) 25 (4.6)
Sham/OVA 10 (5.2) 18 (4.5) 11 (3.7) 6 (2.2)
Virus/nil 26 (7.9) 28 (9.6) 31 (8.2) 31 (6.1)
Virus/OVA 43 (13.1) * 58 (18.0) 49 (7.4) ** 15 (4.1)
  1. Data are presented as mean numbers of spot-forming cells (S.E.M). Significant differences compared to naïve animals shown as * = P < 0.05, ** = P < 0.01.