Journal of Immunology Research / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

The Diagnostic Value of Transcription Factors T-bet/GATA3 Ratio in Predicting Antibody-Mediated Rejection

Table 1

Clinical characteristics of patients participating in this study.

CharacteristicsC4d(+) ABMR ( )C4d(−) ABMR ( )TCMR ( ) value

Gender, male (%)2 (18.2)4 (80.0)9 (90.0)0.002
Age (years) 0.957
Donor age (years) 0.771
Positive pretransplant PRA ( )000
Previous transplant000
Cold ischemic time (h) 0.866
Warm ischemic time (min) 0.623
Induction with IL-2R antibody, (%)11 (100)5 (100)10 (100)
Baseline immunosuppressants0.118
MMF + Tac + Pred11 (100)5 (100)10 (100)
Time of biopsy after Tx (day) 0.008

PRA: panel-reactive antibody; IL: interleukin; MMF: mycophenolate mofetil; Pred: prednisolone; Tac: tacrolimus; Tx: transplantation; ABMR: antibody-mediated rejection; TCMR, T-cell-mediated rejection.

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