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Table 2 Plasma CLEC18 levels in the patients with CHB

From: The human C-type lectin 18 is a potential biomarker in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus infection

Group (viral load IU/mL) Number of patients CLEC18 level(Mean ± SD pg/mL) P Value(1) P Value(2)
Healthy donors 35 3106.06 ± 4708.13
HBeAg-positive (> 2 × 107) 101 663.59 ± 1375.62 <  0.001
HBeAg-negative (> 2 × 107) 65 281.68 ± 753.07 <  0.001 0.0196
HBeAg-negative (2000-2 × 107) 64 264.68 ± 553.70 <  0.001 0.0106
HBeAg-negative (< 2000) 41 113. 28 ± 231.69 <  0.001 0.0057
  1. P value(1): Compared to healthy donors (Student’s t-test)
  2. P value(2):Compared to HBeAg-positive(> 2 × 107) group (Student’s t-test)