Table II.

NKG2D+CD4+ T cell subset segregation in juvenile-onset SLE and controls

NKG2D+CD4+ T cellsActive diseaseInactive diseaseControls
n = 13n = 14n = 14
Naïve (CD45ROCCR7+)5.3% (±2.8)a6.1% (±4)73.5% (±9)
Central memory (CD45ROCCR7+)45.8% (±13.4)47.1% (±14.3)17.9% (±8.1)
Effector memory (CD45RO+CCR7)46.9% (±14.2)48.9% (±13.7)8.7% (±5.6)
  • a Mean (in percent) ± SD of NKG2D+CD4+ T cells positive for the indicated phenotype by flow cytometry.