Analyses of the levels of cytokines in temporal lobes of three FFI cases, a sCJD (Case 1) patient, a G114V gCJD patient and normal control. Cytokines IL-1β, IL-6 and TNF-α in the brain homogenates were individually measured by the respective ELISA kits. The results are calculated from three independent tests and presented as mean ± SD. *: P<0.05.
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