Table 5: Average plasma tocopherol fractions/LPO across age strata.

Plasma Toc20s30s70s80s100s

Total  Toc/LPOMale
( 𝑛 )
4 . 0 2 ± 2 . 0 1
(4)
3 . 3 8 ± 2 . 9 8
(8)
4 . 5 7 ± 1 1 . 8 3
(11)
3 . 7 1 ± 4 . 2 8
(5)
6 . 4 3 ± 3 . 6 1
(16)
Female ( 𝑛 ) 3 . 3 9 ± 4 . 3 8
(4)
4 . 1 8 ± 7 . 3 0
(8)
5 . 1 2 ± 1 5 . 6 7
(18)
5 . 1 8 ± 7 . 8 7
(3)
9 . 4 3 ± 1 4 . 2 2
(83)
Total
( 𝑛 )
3 . 6 7 ± 2 . 6 5
(8)
3 . 7 1 ± 3 . 4 5
(16)
4 . 9 4 ± 1 4 . 3 3
(29)
4 . 3 6 ± 9 . 6 2
(8)
8 . 9 5 ± 1 3 . 1 3
(99)

α Toc/LPOMale
( 𝑛 )
3 . 5 4 ± 1 . 6 9
(4)
3 . 0 4 ± 2 . 9 0
(8)
4 . 1 7 ± 1 1 . 1 7
(11)
3 . 2 3 ± 3 . 3 4
(5)
5 . 7 5 ± 3 . 2 9
(15)
Female ( 𝑛 ) 3 . 0 1 ± 4 . 0 9
(4)
3 . 7 5 ± 7 . 3 8
(8)
4 . 5 8 ± 1 4 . 3 7
(18)
4 . 6 8 ± 7 . 8 9
(3)
9 . 0 7 ± 1 3 . 8 6
(67)
Total
( 𝑛 )
3 . 2 4 ± 2 . 3 0
(8)
3 . 3 4 ± 3 . 4 2
(16)
4 . 4 5 ± 1 3 . 1 8
(29)
3 . 8 8 ± 9 . 4 1
(8)
8 . 4 7 ± 1 2 . 7 0
(82)

β Toc/LPOMale
( 𝑛 )
0 . 0 7 ± 0 . 0 2
(4)
0 . 0 5 ± 0 . 0 4
(8)
0 . 0 7 ± 0 . 1 1
(11)
0 . 0 7 ± 0 . 1 6
(5)
0 . 1 2 ± 0 . 0 7
(15)
Female ( 𝑛 ) 0 . 0 7 ± 0 . 0 6
(4)
0 . 0 7 ± 0 . 0 8
(8)
0 . 0 9 ± 0 . 2 2
(18)
0 . 1 0 ± 0 . 2 8
(3)
0 . 1 9 ± 0 . 2 4
(64)
Total
( 𝑛 )
0 . 0 7 ± 0 . 0 3
(8)
0 . 0 6 ± 0 . 0 4
(16)
0 . 0 8 ± 0 . 2 0
(29)
0 . 0 8 ± 0 . 2 6
(8)
0 . 1 7 ± 0 . 2 6
(79)

γ Toc/LPOMale
( 𝑛 )
0 . 4 1 ± 0 . 3 2
(4)
0 . 2 9 ± 0 . 3 2
(8)
0 . 3 2 ± 0 . 7 3
(11)
0 . 4 0 ± 1 . 0 3
(5)
0 . 6 3 ± 0 . 4 7
(15)
Female ( 𝑛 ) 0 . 3 1 ± 0 . 3 4
(4)
0 . 3 5 ± 0 . 9 4 8 0 . 4 6 ± 2 . 1 7
(18)
0 . 4 0 ± 1 . 5 4
(3)
1 . 0 6 ± 1 . 5 9
(67)
Total
( 𝑛 )
0 . 3 6 ± 0 . 3 7
(8)
0 . 3 2 ± 0 . 4 1
(16)
0 . 4 1 ± 1 . 8 4
(29)
0 . 4 0 ± 1 . 4 4
(8)
0 . 9 8 ± 1 . 4 6
(82)

Toc: Tocopherol; LPO: lipid peroxidase. Note: no significant differences between groups.