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Table 6 Comparison between atopic and non-atopic asthma regarding nasal epithelial cell genes expression

From: A study of nasal epithelial cell gene expression in a sample of mild to severe asthmatic children and healthy controls

Variable Atopic asthma
(N = 32)
Non-atopic asthma
(N = 38)
MWU test (z) P
Mean ± SE Mean ± SE
TMEM178 4.09 ± 0.24 3.53 ± 0.23 1.75 0.081
FKBP5 0.55 ± 0.057 0.57 ± 0.041 0.27 0.786
CLCA1 0.063 ± 0.006 0.039 ± 0.005 2.88 0.004*
SERPINB2 2.96 ± 0.13 1.59 ± 0.095 6.01 < 0.001*
Periostin 0.153 ± 0.034 0.03 ± 0.003 4.89 < 0.001*
  1. TMEM178: transmembrane protein 178, CLCA1: chloride pathway, calcium activated family member 1, SERPINB2: serpin peptidase inhibitor, clade B, member 2
  2. *P < 0.05 is significant