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Table 3 Percentage of TTV load in exosomes in the study subjects, grouped by pathologies

From: Torquetenovirus detection in exosomes enriched vesicles circulating in human plasma samples

Subjects No. examined % TTV DNA in exosomes (mean ± SE)a
Healthy subjects 5 1.4 ± 0.4
Diseased patients 68 2.4 ± 0.9
 HBV positive 14 0.8 ± 0.2
 HCV positive 12 2.3 ± 1.0
 HIV positive 30 0.2 ± 0.1
 Transplanted 12 5.4 ± 3.3
  1. aCalculated from the formula: (TTV DNA copies per ml in exosomes / TTV DNA copies per ml in plasma) multiplied by100