TABLE 3.

Results of MIF assay for detection of anti-C. pneumoniae IgG in serum specimens of CHD patients and healthy controls

MIF IgG titerNo. (%) of subjects
Control (n = 100)CHD (n = 219)aUA (n = 179)AMI (n = 40)
≤3270 (70)70 (32)*56 (31)14 (35)
3223 (23)24 (11)*20 (11)4 (10)
647 (7)22 (10)18 (10)4 (10)
1280 (0)42 (19)*36 (20)6 (15)
2560 (0)30 (14)*23 (13)7 (17)
≥5120 (0)31 (14)*26 (15)5 (13)
  • a *, statistically significant difference (P < 0.05 by two-tailed χ2 test) between CHD patients (pooled or individual UA and AMI data) and controls.