Table 1.

Genes differentially expressed in epithelial brushings by microarray analysis in subjects with asthma compared with healthy control subjects

Affymetrix IDGene symbolGene nameEntrez gene IDFold differenceP value
210107_atCLCA1Chloride channel, Ca2+-activated 111796.20.033
210809_s_atPOSTNPeriostin, osteoblast-specific factor106314.40.0015
204919_atPRR4Proline rich 4 (lacrimal)112723.90.049
204614_atSERPINB2Serine peptidase inhibitor B250553.50.047
205624_atCPA3Carboxypeptidase A3 (mast cell)13593.40.0069
207134_x_atTPSB2Tryptase β2644992.20.0062
205683_x_atTPSAB1Tryptase α/β171772.10.022
1559584_a_atC16orf54Chromosome 16 orf 542838971.40.015
201061_s_atSTOMStomatin20401.30.043
224782_atZMAT2Zinc finger, matrin type 21535271.30.038
205002_atDJ159A19.3Hypothetical protein DJ159A19.3272451.20.026
217313_at1.20.0074
1555256_atEVC2Ellis van Creveld syndrome 21328841.10.032
237690_atGPR115G protein-coupled receptor 115221393−1.20.019
212820_atDMXL2Dmx-like 223312−1.20.0003
241774_at−1.30.016
225987_atTNFAIP9TNFα-induced protein 979689−1.70.0078
213432_atMUC5BMucin 5, subtype B4587−1.90.016
241436_atSCNN1GNa+ channel, nonvoltage-gated 1G6340−1.90.0027
219410_atTMEM45ATransmembrane protein 45A55076−2.00.0006
1556185_a_atClone IMAGE:5260162, mRNA−2.00.0061
230378_atSCGB3A1Secretoglobin 3A192304−2.10.0096