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Table 3 Protein concentration ± SEM in lung tissue samples of controls and infected pigs

From: Concurrent host-pathogen gene expression in the lungs of pigs challenged with Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae

Protein (pg/ml) Control 6 h p.i. P value 2 12 h p.i. P value 2 24 h p.i. P value 2 48 h p.i. P value 2 LOD (pg/ml)
IL-1β 54 ± NA1 500 ± 64 <1.00E-08 304 ± 196 <1.00E-08 1037 ± 363 <1.00E-08 1322 ± 120 <1.00E-08 62.5
IL-6 113 ± 10 9419 ± 2015 4.06E-03 4423 ± 2165 0.07 1951 ± 501 2.88E-03 1975 ± 443 0.05 62.5
IL-8 82 ± 36 3544 ± 720 <1.00E-08 2386 ± 816 <1.00E-08 2181 ± 442 <1.00E-08 4416 ± 1114 <1.00E-08 62.5
IFNγ 15 ± 3 70 ± 12 4.06E-03 27 ± 14 0.45 19 ± 7 0.50 55 ± 21 0.16 6.2
  1. 1Only a single control sample was above limit of detection (LOD).
  2. 2 P values (control vs. time group) are calculated using Mann–Whitney U test.