Table 1.

Correlations of M. pneumoniae culture, HPS, Penh, and IgM and IgG titers with cytokine and chemokine concentrations in BAL samples from mice inoculated with liveM. pneumoniae

Cytokine or chemokineMp cultureaHPSPenhSerum IgMSerum IgG
rPnrPnrPnrPnrPn
TNF-α0.8<0.001430.30.4190.680.0770.250.1139−0.40.0139
IFN-γ0.120.44420.430.2290.360.3970.130.4436−0.020.936
IL-4−0.270.06450.220.559−0.430.2970.110.47380.330.0338
IL-60.71<0.001390.280.4390.540.1870.40.0133−0.290.0933
IL-10−0.010.94420.280.4390.070.8470.150.338−0.010.938
IL-80.77<0.001410.010.9590.460.2570.010.935−0.57<0.00135
MCP-10.74<0.001350.780.0190.850.0170.270.1430−0.470.00930
MIP-1α0.81<0.001440.50.1590.710.0570.330.0340−0.40.00940
  • a Mp, M. pneumoniae.