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Table 8 Difference in proportion of CD8+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 CD8+cells in the peripheral blood (Mean values)b/day of the experiment
  0 7 14 21 28 35
Saline 11.06 11.14 11.73 12.10 12.27 12.34
POE-POP 9.98 10.45 11.95 13.22 14.48 14.44
Difference (POE-POP vs. Saline) - 1.08* - 0.69 0.22 1.12** 2.21* 2.10**
  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 < 0.01 or **p < 0.05; unmarked differences were not significant.