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Research Article

Integrated Analysis of a Gene Correlation Network Identifies Critical Regulation of Fibrosis by lncRNAs and TFs in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Table 6

Demographic and clinical characteristics of the subjects.

Healthy controlsIPF value

Age, mean (SD)68.4 (4.7)69.0 (6.6)0.74
Gender, (%)0.07
 Male11 (55)12 (60)
 Female9 (45)8 (40)
Smoker, (%)0.001
 Current4 (20)2 (10)
 Former7 (35)10 (50)
 Never9 (45)8 (40)
Smoking dose (pack-year)37 (14.5-58)35.7 (12-56)0.14
FVC (% predicted), mean (SD)96.2 (11.7)63.88 (17.0)<0.01
DLCO (% predicted), mean (SD)80.8 (17.6)42.04 (16.5)<0.01
FEV1 (% predicted), mean (SD)106.0 (18.6)71.7 (11.0)<0.001
FEV1/FVC (%), mean (SD)79.9 (5.0)57.8 (8.3)<0.001

FVC: forced vital capacity; DLCO: diffusing capacity of carbon monoxide; FEV1: forced expiratory volume in one second.

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