TABLE 2.

Relationships between Plasmodium MIF and parasitemia, IL-10, and HuMIF assessed by multiple stepwise regression analysis

PredictorbPfMIFaPvMIFa
Parameter estimatePcStandardized estimateParameter estimatePcStandardized estimate
Parasitemia0.00002301<0.00010.440.00007727<0.00010.56
IL-103.66<0.00010.650.480.00010.36
HuMIF−0.300.0018−0.190.090.0630.18
  • a PfMIF and PvMIF served as the criterion variables.

  • b Parasitemia, IL-10, and HuMIF were significant predictors assessed by multiple stepwise regression analysis.

  • c All P values shown were <0.10.