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Table 2 Cytokine, chemokine, and growth factor removal 24 h after Cytosorb® treatment

From: Effect of extracorporeal cytokine removal on vascular barrier function in a septic shock patient

Parameter Pre Post Rel. reduction (%)
  Cytokine removal (pg/mL)  
IL-1a 643.9 76 −88.2
IL-6 89.9 14.0 −84.4
CXCL8 (IL-8) 68.4 19.9 −70.9
IL-9 12.9 7.2 −44.2
IL-10 80.7 40.0 −49.6
IL-13 7.1 10.8 +51.5
FGF 48.1 21.4 −55.6
GM-CSF 57.5 38.6 −32.9
CXCL10 (IP-10) 24,723.7 2827.5 −88.6
CCL2 (MCP-1) 375.0 45.9 −87.8
CCL4 (MIP-1b) 125.4 39.2 −68.8
PDGF-bb 719.8 245.3 −65.9
RANTES 3912.2 1326.1 −66.1
TNF-a 59.2 24.8 −58.1
VEGF 63.7 19.5 −69.5
  1. IL interleukin, CXCL C-X-C motif chemokine, FGF fibroblast growth factor, GM-CSF granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor, IP interferon gamma produced protein, CCL C-C motif ligand, MIP macrophage inflammatory proteins, MCP monocyte chemotactic protein, PDGF platelet-derived growth factor, RANTES regulated on activation, normal T cell expressed and secreted, TNF tumor necrosis factor, VEGF vascular endothelial growth factor