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Table 1 Characteristics of individuals in the primary cohort

From: Polymorphisms in the Th17 cell-related RORC gene are associated with spontaneous clearance of HCV in Chinese women

Characteristic Chronic HCV (n = 64) Resolved HCV (n = 73)
HIVneg (n = 45) HIVpos (n = 28)
Age (years)a 50 (47–59) 59 (49–67) 54 (47–64)
BMIa 23.5 (21.1–26.1) 23.2 (21.3–26.3) 22.1 (20.5–24.5)
Anti-HCV Positive Positive Positive
Anti-HIV Negative Negative Positive
HCV RNA (log10 IU/mL)a 6.17 (5.82–6.54) Negative Negative
HCV genotype
 1b (n,%)b 39 (60.9%)
 2a (n,%)b 25 (39.1%)
 Others None
ALT (n,%)
 > 40 (IU/L)b 28 (43.7%) 4 (8.9%) 7 (25.0%)
 ≤40 (IU/L)b 36 (56.3%) 41 (91.1%) 21 (75.0%)
AST (n,%)
 > 40 (IU/L)b 30 (46.9%) 1 (2.2%) 7 (25.0%)
 ≤40 (IU/L)b 34 (53.1%) 44 (97.8%) 21 (75.0%)
 CD4+ T cells/μLa 882 (599–1088) 888 (658–1119) 445 (346–587)
  1. Data presented as amedians (inter-quartile range) or bnumber of cases (%)
  2. BMI body mass index, ALT alanine aminotransferase, AST aspartate aminotransferase