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Table 1 Cytokine peak time following a single dose 12 Gy whole lung irradiation for C57BL/6 and C3H mouse strains.

From: Radiation produces differential changes in cytokine profiles in radiation lung fibrosis sensitive and resistant mice

  C57 (hr) C3H (hr) Note
Tissue    
G-CSF 6 12  
IL-6 6 6* *Or between 6 and12
KC 6^ 6 ^6 or less
MCP-1 3 6* *Or between 6 and12
IP-10 3 18* *Or between 12 and 24
Serum    
G-CSF 6 6* *Or between 6 and 12, C3H higher peak
IL-6 6 6* *Or between 6 and 12, C3H Higher peak
KC 6 12  
MCP-1 3 6* *Or between 6 and 12
IP-10 3 6* *Or between 6 and 12. Higher in C3H all time points
IL-1α 6 6* *Or between 6 and 12
BAL    
G-CSF 6 12 C3H with higher peak
IL-6 6 6* *Or between 6 and 12
KC 6 6# # Higher in C3H all time points, peak at 6 hr to 1 wk