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Table 5 Correlation of total immunoglobulins with viral load (VL), CD4 count and C-reactive protein (CRP) concentration in HIV-infected individuals

From: HIV infection drives IgM and IgG3 subclass bias in Plasmodium falciparum-specific and total immunoglobulin concentration in Western Kenya

Marker N IgM Total IgG IgG1 IgG3 IgG3:IgG1
Rhoa p valuea Rhoa p valuea Rhoa p valuea Rhoa p valuea Rhoa p valuea
VL 128 0.36 < 0.0001 0.29 0.001 0.27 0.002 0.21 0.02 0.05 0.61
CD4 128 − 0.12 0.17 0.03 0.70 0.01 0.90 − 0.10 0.26 − 0.14 0.11
CRP 129 0.32 0.0002 0.28 0.002 0.32 0.0002 0.28 0.001 0.08 0.38
  1. Statistically significant differences (p < 0.05) are displayed in italics
  2. aSpearman correlation test