Table 3

Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid western blot analysis

Mature SP-CPro-SP-CMature SP-BPro-SP-B
Bandsin (kDa)4 (strong)4 (weak)141626Other(s) band(s)8152025Other (s) band(s)
Control (n=10) (%)10 (100)0 (0)10 (100)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)10 (100)10 (100)4 (40)10 (100)0 (100)
All patients (n=10) (%)0 (0)10 (100)6 (60)6 (50)9 (90)4 (40)10 (100)4 (40)5 (50)8 (80)7 (70)
Non-BRICHOS domain (n=6) (%)0 (0)6 (100)5 (83)6 (100)6 (100)3 (50)6 (100)2 (33)4 (67)6 (100)4 (67)
BRICHOS domain (n=4) (%)0 (0)4 (100)2 (50)0 (0)3 (75)1 (25)4 (100)2 (50)1 (25)3 (75)4 (100)
  • The percentage of the total is indicated in parentheses.