Table 3C

 Production of stromelysin-1 at 20 hours by explants of rheumatoid synovium with and without MC activation by anti-IgE. Values are given as ng/ml/100 mg tissue

Specimen noControl valuesSecretagogue treatedRelative change (x)
67476310551.4
689142015451.1
6914425611.3
700147823831.6
76310027810.8
7704991850.4
7731881430.8
7983405351.6
  • There was no significant differences between the control and the secretagogue treated values, (Wilcoxon paired rank sum test, z= 0.7; p = 0.48).