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Table 2 CD63 expression in human basophils after the specified treatments, measured as percentage of cells which up-regulated CD63

From: Inhibition of CD203c membrane up-regulation in human basophils by high dilutions of histamine: a controlled replication study

  No anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE
Untreated (no histamine) Untreated (no histamine) Histamine positive control (2C) Histamine 10C Histamine 11C Histamine 12C Histamine 13C Histamine 14C Histamine 15C Histamine 16C
Histamine experiments (n = 15)
Mean 1.07 8.22 4.20 7.75 8.62 8.64 7.54 7.25 7.60 7.11
SD 0.65 9.53 3.69 9.44 10.39 9.88 8.45 8.70 7.55 7.37
a P    0.008 0.222 0.609 0.410 0.132 0.065 0.278 0.222
b P    0.300
  No anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE +Anti-IgE
Untreated (no histamine) Untreated (no histamine) Histamine positive control (2C) Water 10C Water 11C Water 12C Water 13C Water 14C Water 15C Water 16C
Water experiments (n = 15)
Mean 1.81 15.87 7.31 15.27 16.58 15.10 15.21 15.65 14.94 15.23
SD 1.35 8.09 3.75 7.56 9.30 7.31 7.14 7.27 7.91 8.58
a P    0.001 0.280 0.293 0.211 0.191 0.730 0.140 0.410
b P    0.520
  1. aP Wilcoxon test of Histamine dilutions or Water dilutions versus Untreated (no histamine) anti-IgE-activated samples of the same experimental series
  2. bP Friedman test of the series of anti-IgE-activated samples (omitting the 2C Histamine positive control)