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Table 7 Difference in proportion of CD4+T cells in the peripheral blood of weaned pigs treated at Day 0 with POE-POP after 5 weeks of the experiment

From: Effect of polyoxyethylene and polyoxypropylene nonionic block copolymers on performance and recruitment of immune cell subsets in weaned pigs

Treatmenta % of CD4+cells in the peripheral blood (Mean values)b/day of the experiment
  0 7 14 21 28 35
Saline 19.34 19.70 20.46 21.18 21,53 21.60
POE-POP 17.45 18.65 21.34 23.13 25.34 25.29
Difference (POE-POP vs. Saline) - 1.89* - 1.05 0.88 1.95* 3.81** 3.69**
  1. aSingle p.o. application of 10 ml of either saline or POE-POP at Day 0; groups comprised 7 pigs each. bValues differ significantly at *p < 0.05 or **p < 0.01; unmarked differences were not significant.