Mediators of Inflammation / 2016 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Linking CD11b+ Dendritic Cells and Natural Killer T Cells to Plaque Inflammation in Atherosclerosis

Table 4

Flow cytometric analysis of immune cells in human atherosclerotic plaques and blood.

Blood (% within CD45+ population)Plaque (% within CD45+ population)

Total DC
 CD11c+ DC6.5 ± 0.92.0 ± 0.2
DC subsets
 CD11b+ cDC2.7 ± 0.41.4 ± 0.2
 CD16+ moDC3.7 ± 0.50.3 ± 0.1
Other leukocytes
 CD14+ Mo0.4 ± 0.1NA
 CD68+ MφNA1.1 ± 0.8
 CD3+ T cell10.3 ± 1.85.9 ± 1.0
 CD7+ NK cell9.5 ± 1.714.1 ± 1.3
 CD3+CD7+ NKT cell8.9 ± 1.86.7 ± 1.5

Mo, monocyte; Mφ, macrophage; NA, not applicable.

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