Table 2

The area under a receiver operating characteristic curve of urine TWEAK and clinically used biomarkers to predict complete response at 6 months of therapy

Month 0Month 3
ROC-AUCP valueROC-AUCP value
uTWEAK (pg/mgCr)
UPCI (g/g)0.670.010.810.0006
Creatinine (mg/dL)0.471.00.560.3
Albumin (g/dL)0.560.70.640.2
C3 (mg/dL)0.550.30.540.7
  • ROC-AUC, area under the receiver operating characteristic curve; TWEAK, TNF-like weak inducer of apoptosis; UPCI, urine protein creatinine index; uTWEAK, urine TWEAK.