TABLE 1.

Inflammatory genes analyzed by MLPA

Functional category and gene product
Cytokines
    IL-1α
    IL-1β
    IL-1RA
    IL-2
    IL-4 transcript variant 1
    IL-4 transcript variant 2
    IL-6
    IL-10
    IL-12α (p35)
    IL-12β (p40)
    IL-13
    IL-15-R01
    IL-15-R02
    TNF-α
    TNF-β (= lymphotoxin alpha)
    TNF receptor superfamily 1A
Chemokines
    IL-8
    MCP-1
    MCP-2
    MIP-1α
    MIP-1β
Signal transduction
    NF-κB1
    NF-κB2
    IκBα (NF-κB inhibitor alpha)
Others
    BMI-1 oncogene homolog
    Cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 1A
    GSTP1
    v-Myc oncogene homolog
    Phosphodiesterase 4B, cyclic AMP specific
    PDGFB
    Protein-tyrosine phosphatase, type 4A, 2
    Protein-tyrosine phosphatase, nonreceptor type, 1
    SERPINB9
    Thrombospondin 1
    TF
    B2M
    Polyadenylate-specific RNase