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Table 3 Associations among lipid levels, oxidative stress and inflammatory markers

From: Imbalance in superoxide dismutase/thioredoxin reductase activities in hypercholesterolemic subjects: relationship with low density lipoprotein oxidation

Parameters Correlation coefficients (R)
  LDL PON1 TrxR-1 SOD/TrxR-1
TC (mg/dL) 0.92* −0.03 0.12 0.15
HDL (mg/dL) −0.11 0.10 0.04 −0.09
TG (mg/dL) 0.21* −0.09 0.002 0.06
Hs-CRP (mg/L) 0.46* −0.06 −0.03 0.11
Protein carbonyl (nmol/mg of protein) 0.27* 0.05 0.08 0,00
TBARS (nmol MDA/mL) 0.33* 0.06 −0.05 0.23*
LDLox (mg/L) 0.49* −0.02 −0.11 0.18*
LDLoxAB (mg/L) 0.66* −0.04 −0.04 0.21*
AI 0.74* −0.09 0.05 0.19*
SOD (U/L) 0.41* −0.06 0.18* -
TrxR- 1 (U/L) 0.10 0.05 - -
SOD/TrxR-1 0.19* −0.06 - -
PON1 (U/mL) −0.03 - - -
  1. TC = total cholesterol; TG = triglycerides; TBARS = thiobarbituric acid reactive substances; MDA = malondialdehyde; SOD = superoxide dismutase; TrxR-1 = thioredoxin reductase 1; PON1 = Paraoxonase 1; LDLox = oxidized LDL; LDLoxAB = LDLox autoantibodies; hs-CRP = highly sensitive C-reactive protein; AI = atherogenic index.