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Table 1 Cytokine levels in serum of patients with ICNV and control subject

From: Cytokine profiling reveals increased serum inflammatory cytokines in idiopathic choroidal neovascularization

  ICNV Group (n = 32) Control Group (n = 30) P Value
IL-2 13.52 ± 5.71 11.38 ± 0.95 < 0.001
IL-10 14.81 ± 8.58 6.60 ± 8.33 < 0.001
IL-17 31.93 ± 4.59 26.85 ± 3.21 < 0.001
basic FGF 68.80 ± 13.50 56.72 ± 7.55 < 0.001
VEGF 345.94 ± 224.68 195.14 ± 117.56 0.004
IL-15 32.96 ± 4.43 30.62 ± 2.48 0.051
GM-CSF 20.80 ± 14.68 20.55 ± 7.49 0.394
  1. Levels are expressed as the mean ± SD pg/ml. basic FGF basic fibroblast growth factor; GM-CSF granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor, ICNV idiopathic choroidal neovascularization, IL interleukin, VEGF vascular endothelial growth factor