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Table 1 Characteristics of the study subjects in the discovery cohort

From: Investigation of circulating lncRNAs as potential biomarkers in chronic respiratory diseases

  Control n = 6 Mild asthma n = 6 Severe asthma n = 6 CODP n = 6
Age (Mean ± SD) 36.7 ± 12 46 ± 19 53.7 ± 19 58.5 ± 12
Gender (Male/Female) 3/3 3/3 0/6 3/3
Eosinophil cell count [%] (Mean ± SD) 4.4 ± 5 6.9 ± 6 1.8 ± 3
Neutrophil cell count [%] (Mean ± SD) 67 ± 29 61.4 ± 6 74 ± 11
FEV1 [%] (Mean ± SD) 88.8 ± 21 72.8 ± 26 59 ± 26
Allergic rhinitis (yes/no) 0/6 3/3 5/1 1/5