TABLE 3.

Average change (n-fold) in genes encoding various immunomodulatory and inflammation-related cytokines

GeneDescriptionFold change of THP1 cells treated with A. fumigatus hyphae
In the absence of VRCIn the presence of VRC
Genes encoding various immunomodulatory cytokines
    IL-11Interleukin 111.66.4
    TGFB1Transforming growth factor β11.35.9
    IL12AInterleukin 12A1.4−3.3
    IL12BInterleukin 12B0.6−6.0
    IL-16Interleukin 160.2−7.7
Genes encoding inflammation-related molecules
    IFNγGamma interferon1.03.3
    IL1R1Interleukin 1 receptor, type I1.26.3
    TNFATumor necrosis factor0.43.1