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Table 2 Plasma levels of cytokines ( ng/L, n = 6)

From: Combined treatment with bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells and methylprednisolone in paraquat-induced acute lung injury

Group Post-poisoning day TNF-α IL-1β IL-6 IL-10
PQ 1 83.13 ± 10.29 a 30.25 ± 4.68 a 35.47 ± 2.31 a 18.62 ± 5.46 a
  3 121.51 ± 10.85 a 48.90 ± 4.62 a 98.15 ± 9.44 a 47.86 ± 7.51 a
  7 245.63 ± 12.11 a 102.63 ± 8.71 a 145.61 ± 15.38 a 66.24 ± 5.83 a
  14     
BMSC 1 79.66 ± 8.31 c 21.05 ± 6.47 c 31.37 ± 5.42 d 18.17 ± 4.63 b
  3 105.35 ± 8.32 c 43.11 ± 5.15 c 82.40 ± 7.16 c 59.36 ± 7.27 c
  7 144.84 ± 10.73 c 68.78 ± 4.32 c 121.27 ± 9.54 c 83.42 ± 8.03 c
  14 65.20 ± 6.64 21.89 ± 3.56 a 84.53 ± 9.07 a 108.05 ± 10.16 a
MP 1 51.17 ± 7.33 e 15.62 ± 4.81 e 19.28 ± 8.66 e 29.75 ± 8.09 e
  3 89.15 ±8.65 e 31.72 ±6.18 e 70.50 ±8.13 e 65.39 ±5.24
  7 125.63± 10.44e 50.64 ±5.74 e 118.69 ±10.37 85.17 ±7.36
  14     
BMSC + MP 1 50.43 ± 9.61 ef 13.53 ± 4.17 ef 17.11 ± 5.36 ef 27.91 ± 6.39 ef
  3 67.47 ±9.25 e 29.56 ±4.52 ef 71.73 ±8.25 ef 70.69 ±10.42 e
  7 71.84 ±8.11 eg 35.18 ±4.83 eg 103.68 ±7.70 eg 92.38 ±6.17 eg
  14 49.11 ±7.62 e 14.56 ±2.95 e 49.27 ±10.34 e 117.41± 8.82 e
Normal control   32.08 ± 3.13 10.16 ± 2.56 8.70 ± 0.93 10.04 ± 1.96
  1. Note: a P < 0.01, vs. normal control group; bP > 0.05, c P < 0.01, vs. PQ group; d P < 0.05, e P < 0.01, vs. BMSC group; fP > 0.05, g P < 0.01, vs. MP group.