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Table 1 Demographic and hematological parameters of malaria-naïve donors and P. vivax -infected donors (mean ± SD)

From: Phenotypic profiling of CD8+ T cells during Plasmodium vivax blood-stage infection

Parameters Value for group P value*
Malaria-naïve donors P. vivax-infected donors
(n = 11) (n = 20)
Age (years) 29.6 (23–36) 37.1 (19–72)  
Gender    
Male 9 15  
Female 3 5  
Hemoglobin (g/dL) 14.28 ± 1.76 13.52 ± 1.21 0.138
Hematocrit (%) 44.00 ± 4.67 38.39 ± 3.16 0.0006
RBCs (cells/mm3) 4980000 ± 580000 4630000 ± 510000 0.138
WBCs (cells/mm3) 7958 ± 2700 5900 ± 2235 0.014
Lymphocytes (cells/mm3) 2306 ± 861.4 1583 ± 1558 0.002
CD8+ 842.4 ± 320.1 352.8 ± 205.2 <0.0001
Monocytes (cells/mm3) 154.3 ± 120.8 298.7 ± 183.3 0.018
Granulocytes 5293 ± 2409 3686 ± 1064 0.049
Eosinophils (cells/mm3) 225.7 ± 98.75 115.2 ± 80.76 0.002
Platelets (cells/mm3) 233300 ± 78170 124100 ± 55550 0.0001
  1. *Statistical differences determined by unpaired t-test. In bold significant P-values.