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Table 2 Phenotypic features of γδ T cells in BD, TB patients and healthy controls (HC)

From: Expression of regulatory receptors on γδ T Cells and their cytokine production in Behcet's disease

Subtype BD TB HC BD vs. HC TB vs. HC
  70 27 26   
γδ + T 4.3 ± 2.2 3.5 ± 2.6 3.6 ± 2.5   
TCRVδ2 + T 2.6 ± 1.9 2.2 ± 2.5 2.4 ± 2   
TCRVδ2 + T of γδ T 58.9 ± 24.3 50.7 ± 23.8 71.7 ± 25.7 0.04 0.005
CD16 + of TCRVδ2 + T 26.2 ± 19.6 33.9 ± 19.1 16.6 ± 13 0.02 0.001
CCR7 - of TCRVδ2 + T 32.2 ± 18.5 27.9 ± 15.9 17.7 ± 9.2 < 0.001 0.014
NKG2A + γδ + T 1.8 ± 1.4 1.3 ± 1.6 1.2 ± 0.7   
NKG2A + of γδ + T 38 ± 20.9 32.6 ± 20.3 39.4 ± 15   
NKG2C + γδ + T 0.53 ± 0.44 0.64 ± 0.8 0.3 ± 0.3 0.008 0.018
NKG2C + of γδ T 13.5 ± 11.8 14.3 ± 13.9 11.3 ± 9.3   
NKG2D + γδ + T 3.4 ± 1.9 2.7 ± 2 2.8 ± 1.4   
NKG2D + of γδ T 77.7 ± 15.3 75.8 ± 17.5 87.5 ± 11.5 0.001 0.004
  1. Mean values ± S.D. are presented. P-values of respective comparisons are listed in left columns.