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Table 2 CD4 T cell proliferation to three pools of relatively conserved peptides of PfEMP-1

From: Cellular responses to Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein-1: use of relatively conserved synthetic peptide pools to determine CD4 T cell responses in malaria-exposed individuals in Benin, West Africa

Pools of peptides Mean CD4 T cell proliferation (Log10)
Benin donors UK controls P value
DBLα (pool 1) 2.47 ± 0.15 1] (24)2] 1.94 ± 0.18 (24) P = 0.025
CIDRα + DBLβ-δ (pool 2) 2.47 ± 0.14 (23) 2.02 ± 0.20 (21) P = 0.062
Exon 2 (pool 3) 2.44 ± 0.15 (24) 1.94 ± 0.20 (22) P = 0.045
  1. 1] Standard error of the Log10 mean of dividing CD4 T cells in triplicate wells as determined by a flow cytometric assay described in Materials and Methods 2] Total number of donors tested