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Table 1 Regression analysis between MF + and a-MF patients

From: Reductions in microfilaridermia by repeated ivermectin treatment are associated with lower Plasmodium-specific Th17 immune responses in Onchocerca volvulus-infected individuals

Parameter Stimulus Associations with univariable analysis Multivariable analysis
  C:A MF/mg MF + IIT IVM-12  
IL-5 MSP-1 X X X X X ---
IL-13 MSP-1 X X X X X ---
IL-10 MSP-1 p = 0.0067 X p = 0.0803 X X C:A (C↓A↑, p = 0.0067)
IL-6 MSP-1 p = 0.0016 X X X X nd
  αCD3/αCD28 p = 0.0014 X X X X nd
TNF MSP-1 p = 0.0050 X p = 0.0224 p = 0.0523 p = 0.0296 C:A (C↓A↑, p = 0.0037)
  αCD3/αCD28 p = 0.0025 X X X X nd
IL-17A MSP-1 p = 0.0054 X p = 0.0271 p = 0.0428* p = 0.0377 C:A (C↓A↑, p = 0.0066)
IFN-γ MSP-1 X X X X X ---
  1. *denotes negative correlation. 'nd' denotes that only one covariate was below p < 0.1 and therefore no multivariable analysis was done.'---' denotes no associated covariate.