International Journal of Inflammation / 2017 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Impaired mRNA Expression of the Migration Related Chemokine Receptor CXCR4 in Mesenchymal Stem Cells of COPD Patients

Table 2

Patient’s demographic data.

COPD patients ()Controls () value

Age (years)65.5 (55.3–72)58 (33–63)NS
Gender (m/f)11/16/1NS
BMI30.1 (259–31.8)27.8 (25.5–31.1)NS
Smoking status (c/ex)7/56/1NS
PY53 (40–78.8)30 (12–80)NS
COPD Gold stage
 Stage 12
 Stage 24
 Stage 35
 Stage 41

Values are expressed as median (interquartile range) or frequencies; value < 0.05 as statistically significant; m/f = male/female; BMI = Body Mass Index; c/ex = current/ex-smokers; PY = pack years.

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