Journal of Diabetes Research / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Skin Autofluorescence Relates to Soluble Receptor for Advanced Glycation End-Products and Albuminuria in Diabetes Mellitus

Table 2

Skin autofluorescence and novel biochemical parameters.

( )( )( ) value

AF (AU) b c <0.0001
sRAGE (ng/L) 0.26
vWF (%) a 0.038
sICAM-1 ( g/L) 0.10
sVCAM-1 ( g/L) c c <0.0001
P-selectin ( g/L) b c 0.0004
E-selectin ( g/L) a 0.011

Results are means ± SD, or means with 1 SD range. One-way ANOVA was performed, with values in the last column of the table. Statistical significance expressed by LSD post hoc test between DM and control persons: a , b , and c .
Abbreviations: AF: autofluorescence; AU: arbitrary unit; sRAGE: soluble receptor for advanced glycation end-products; vWF: von Willebrand factor; sICAM: intercellular adhesion molecule; sVCAM: vascular cell adhesion molecule.