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Table 4 Description of human specimens

From: A varying T cell subtype explains apparent tobacco smoking induced single CpG hypomethylation in whole blood

  Male Female Cell population Expression
Working Place Cohort WBCb Gene
 Gender 52 41   
 Agea 44 (24–72) 43.5 (21–70)   
 Tobacco smoking     
  Non-smoker 20 11   
  Formerly smoker 9 11   
  Smoker     
   <10 cigarettes/day 4 5   
   >10 cigarettes/day 19 14   
Replication cohort WBCb Gene, protein
WBC     
 Gender 53 47   
 Agea 44 (21–47) 46 (19–66)   
 Tobacco smoking     
   No 41 41   
   Yes 12 6   
Buffy coat    PBMCc gDNA-methylation, protein
 Gender 14 9   
 Agea 36 (24–64) 39 (21–71)   
 Tobacco smoking     
  No 6 3   
  Yes 8 6   
  1. aMedian (min-max)
  2. bWhite blood cells
  3. cPeripheral blood mononuclear cells