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Table 3 Monocyte-Derived Macrophages response t o in vitro stimulation

From: The peritoneal macrophage inflammatory profile in cirrhosis depends on the alcoholic or hepatitis C viral etiology and is related to ERK phosphorylation

Cytokines Etiology   Fold activation
   LPS ODN C. albicans
TNF-α ALC-C 89.26 (204.5) a 0.89 (1.7) 170.92 (374.6) a
  HCV-C 97.61 (163.9) a 2.42 (4.9) 4334.96 (595.4) a
IL-6 ALC-C 2.73 (3.5) a 0.84 (5.8) 3.35 (10.4) a
  HCV-C 5.97 (19.6) *,a 1.26 (7.2)*,a 5.68 (37.2) *,a
IL-10 ALC-C 9.06 (6.2)a 0.77 (0.6) 13.7 (24.5) a
  HCV-C 11.33 (13.9) a 1.4 (2.6) *,a 223.4 (45.3) a
IL-12 ALC-C 1.75 (3.4) a 2.1 (8.4) 3.7 (6.6) a,*
  HCV-C 3.15 (4.8) 6.6 (17.4) 1.93 (1.1)
IL-1β ALC-C 20.21 (63) a 1.5 (10) 46.85 (135.6) a
  HCV-C 10.89 (24.7) a 2.11 (2.73) 15.4 (28.5) a
  1. Results are expressed as median (interquartile range). Mann–Whitney U test: * P < 0.05 between ALC-C and HCV-C; Wilcoxon signed-rank test: a P <0.05 between control and treatments.