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Table 4 Mean concentrationsa,b of various markers of inflammation in patients with Il-1RN*2 and positive CMV-serostatus compared to the others

From: Prognostic value of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist gene polymorphism and cytomegalovirus seroprevalence in patients with coronary artery disease

  IL-1 RA and CMV serostatus  
  - Il-1RN*2 and CMV-positive Others p-value
- CRP [mg/L] c 0.92 1.58 0.5
- SAA [mg/L] c 3.04 3.52 0.5
- Il-6 [pg/mL] c 2.19 2.43 0.6
- TNF-α [pg/mL ] c 2.37 2.53 0.6
- ICAM-1 [ng/mL] 456.6 537.1 0.08
  1. a = Adjusted for age and gender by general linear regression
  2. b = Arithmetic or if skewed c geometric means