Table 3: Cytokines, NF-κB and PAF/PAF-AH levels ( SD)

Compared with the NC group, aP < 0.05bP < .01.

Index

NC groupn = 20

RA group (n = 30

IL-17 (μg/L)

8.74 1.78

10.48 1.63a

IL-10 (μg/L)

281.23 97.34

157.59 40.34b

IL-4 (μg/L)

197.83 92.72

146.75 73.75a

IL-6 (μg/L)

2.83 0.32

4.86 2.00b

Act1μg/L)

580.05 182.79

1171.20 904.18b

P50 (μg/L)

494.86 102.19

645.44 143.46b

P65 (μg/L)

731.10 104.55

1236.69 610.57b

IκBα (μg/L)

308.70 73.39

486.95 169.36b

PAF (μg/L)

4.66 1.66

7.36 3.54a

PAF-AH (μg/L)

181.76 69.50

115.34 46.04b