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Table 1 Levels of inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in the BAL fluid of mice from treatment groups

From: Ovalbumin-sensitized mice have altered airway inflammation to agriculture organic dust

Protein Sal-Sal Sal-ODE OVA-Sal OVA-ODE
TNF-α 31.6 ± 11.8 471.0 ± 68.9* 28.4 ± 11.5 223.7 ± 36.7*#
IL-6 21.8 ± 6.3 526.6 ± 91.7* 24.0 ± 9.1 1068 ± 120.2*#
IL-4 1.5 ± 0.8 0.8 ± 0.4 3.3 ± 1.0* 8.1 ± 3.2*#
IL-5 1.8 ± 0.6 2.8 ± 1.0 18.5 ± 7.8*# 7.1 ± 2.1
IL-13 0.1 ± 0.1 0.0 ± 0.0 14.6 ± 1.5*# 16.7 ± 2.4*#
CCL2 9.1 ± 0.4 36.1 ± 11.9* 14.5 ± 3.5 35.7 ± 17.2*
CCL3 15.0 ± 10.0 5493 ± 1065*% 766.1 ± 339.7* 4878 ± 1427 *%
CCL11 3.8 ± 0.5 7.0 ± 1.7 21.1 ± 5.9* 14.2 ± 2.6
CCL12 7.5 ± 0.3 10.0 ± 0.6 129.8 ± 55.3* 231.2 ± 50.7*#
CCL22 13.5 ± 2.4 89.7 ± 35.7 295.0 ± 118.8* 851.9 ± 272.3*#
CXCL1 71.5 ± 19.2 1336 ± 320.1* % 144.7 ± 28.7 1037 ± 307.0*
CXCL2 33.5 ± 13.3 287.9 ± 60.3*% 27.2 ± 14.51 197.0 ± 37.5*%
  1. Values (pg/ml) are mean ± standard error of mean. N = 4–8 mice/group
  2. Statistical significance versus Sal-Sal denoted as *(p < 0.05); versus Sal-ODE denoted as #(p < 0.05) and bolded; versus OVA-Sal %(p < 0.05). IL-9, IL-17A, IL-17E, IL-33 and CCL8 were not detected