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Table 1 Plasma lipid levels and antioxidative capacity of HDL as measured by the DCF assay in apoBd plasma and serum samples in control subjects

From: Comparing fluorescence-based cell-free assays for the assessment of antioxidative capacity of high-density lipoproteins

  Control Subjects
Plasma Serum
Men Women Men Women
N 30 29 32 25
Men/women 30/0 0/30 32/0 0/25
Age, y 59 ± 17 56 ± 16 56 ± 18 59 ± 14
TC, mg/dL 157 ± 28 175 ± 24 185 ± 39 189 ± 38
HDL-C, mg/dl 53 ± 11 67 ± 13* 53 ± 13 68 ± 15*
LDL-C, mg/dL 93 ± 21 95 ± 17 117 ± 36 103 ± 27
TG, mg/dL 87 ± 37 78 ± 23 102 ± 30 95 ± 39
sdLDL-C, mg/dL 17 ± 7 19 ± 8 27 ± 8 25 ± 12
Apo A-I, mg/dL 148 ± 19 170 ± 25 154 ± 28 182 ± 28
Antioxidative capacity of HDL (HII) 0.28 ± 0.04 0.30 ± 0.05 0.38 ± 0.06** 0.38 ± 0.05**
  1. *p < 0.05, compared to men
  2. **p < 0.05 compared to plasma