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Table 1 Age decile cohorts for determining changes in fraction of high antibody responders

From: Elevated antibody to D-alanyl lipoteichoic acid indicates caries experience associated with fluoride and gingival health

Cohort No. Decile aNumber in Cohort High Responders
1 5–15 b19 c21.05%
2 15–25 b97 35.05%
3 25–35 176 36.36%
4 35–45 76 40.79%
5 45–55 31 38.71%
6 55–65 13 c23.08%
7 65–72 6 c16.67%
  1. a381 subjects after excluding all Amish family members and 16 of the 397 dental student, patient and volunteer subjects whose age was not recorded. bThe Amish family siblings <15 years comprised Cohort 1 and those >15 years were included within Cohort 2. cComparison of cohorts 1, 6 and 7 with the remainder: X2 = 3.21, p = 0.073 (not significant).