TABLE 1

Integrin expression on circulating monocytes

IntegrinsFold expression*MFI type 1 diabetic patientsMFI control subjectsnP
CD11b αM3.24 ± 0.52429.44 ± 93.09218.11 ± 59.93200.002
CD18 β21.65 ± 0.13122.93 ± 19.0386.19 ± 11.45200.046
CD29 β11.10 ± 0.0316.64 ± 2.1116.03 ± 1.77200.930
CD49a α11.16 ± 0.067.32 ± 0.517.19 ± 0.54170.855
CD49d α41.25 ± 0.0864.27 ± 5.2557.93 ± 4.56210.273
CD49e α51.05 ± 0.0577.42 ± 4.2979.2 ± 4.47210.599
  • Data are means ± SE. MFI, mean fluorescence intensity.

  • *

    * Mean fold expression relative to healthy control subjects.

  • Statistical significance tested using the Mann-Whitney test.