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Table 2 Cellular phenotypes with their molecular description, parent population, number of samples evaluated, means and standard deviations

From: Natural killer cells, gamma delta T cells and classical monocytes are associated with systolic blood pressure in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis (MESA)

Cellular phenotype Molecular description Parent population N Mean SD
Primary hypotheses
 Th1 CD4+ IFN-γ+ CD4+ 770 15.3 9.0
 Th17 CD4+ IL-17A+ CD4+ 770 2.1 1.4
 Tregs CD4+ CD25+ CD127 CD4+ 1113 6.2 3.8
 γδ T cells CD3+ γδ+ CD3+ 1087 6.6 6.1
Exploratory hypotheses
 T cells CD3+ % Lymphocytes 1087 62.7 13.7
 B cells CD19+ % Lymphocytes 1087 11.3 7.4
 NK cells CD3 CD56+ CD16+ % Lymphocytes 1087 5.0 5.7
 Classical monocytes CD14++ CD16 CD14 total 922 74.4 10.2
 Intermediate monocytes CD14+ CD16+ CD14 total 922 18.1 7.1
 Non-classical monocytes CD14DimCD16+ CD14 total 922 7.4 7.5
 T helper cells CD4+ % Lymphocytes 1051 50.0 11.0
 Th2 cells CD4+ IL-4+ CD4+ 770 2.9 1.8
 Naive CD4+ cells CD4+ CD45RA+ CD4+ 1051 26.2 12.1
 Memory CD4+ cells CD4+ CD45RO+ CD4+ 1051 51.7 13.4
 CD28-senescent CD4 cells CD4+ CD28 CD4+ 1051 13.9 10.0
 CD28-CD57+ senescent CD4 cells CD4+ CD28 CD57+ CD4+ 1051 9.9 8.5
 CD4+ TEMRA CD4+ CD45RA+ CD28 CD57+ CD4+ 1051 5.6 5.3
 Activated/mature CD4+ cells CD4+ CD38+ CD4+ 1051 26.1 12.1
 CD57+ CD4+ cells CD4+ CD57+ CD4+ 1051 22.4 13.0
 Cytotoxic T cells CD8+ % Lymphocytes 1062 23.6 9.3
 Tc1 CD8+ IFN-γ+ CD8+ 770 41.8 17.9
 Tc2 CD8+ IL-4+ CD8+ 770 7.1 4.9
 Tc17 CD8+ IL-17A+ CD8+ 770 5.4 5.8
 Naive CD8+ cells CD8+ CD45RA+ CD8+ 1062 52.4 14.7
 Memory CD8+ cells CD8+ CD45RO+ CD8+ 1062 21.7 10.6
 CD28-senescent CD8 cells CD8+ CD28 CD8+ 1062 55.6 15.9
 CD28 CD57+ senescent CD8 cells CD8+ CD28 CD57+ CD8+ 1062 44.5 15.9
 CD8+ TEMRA CD8+ CD45RA+ CD28 CD57+ CD8+ 1062 32.8 14.3
 Activated/mature CD8+ cells CD8+ CD38+ CD8+ 1062 23.6 12.2
 CD57+ CD8+ cells CD8+ CD57+ CD8+ 1062 59.3 15.4