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Table 2 Comparison of plasma apoCIII, TNF-α and hs-CRP between patients with coronary heart disease (CHD) and healthy controls (control)

From: Association of plasma apolipoprotein CIII, high sensitivity C-reactive protein and tumor necrosis factor-α contributes to the clinical features of coronary heart disease in Li and Han ethnic groups in China

Parameter CHD (n = 238) Control (n = 236) t P-value
ApoCIII (mg/dL) 16.77 ± 5.98** 10.91 ± 4.97 11.606 0.000
TNF-α (pg/mL) 17.23 ± 6.34** 9.49 ± 3.88 16.043 0.000
Hs-CRP (mg/L) 9.55 ± 7.32** 2.14 ± 1.56 15.176 0.000
  1. Data are expressed as mean ± SD. ApoCIII Apolipoprotein CIII, TNF-α Tumor necrosis factor α, Hs-CRP High-sensitivity C-reactive protein, CHD Coronary heart disease. **P < 0.01, CHD patients versus healthy controls using t-test