Mediators of Inflammation / 2017 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Paradoxical Association of Postoperative Plasma Sphingosine-1-Phosphate with Breast Cancer Aggressiveness and Chemotherapy

Table 1

Patient characteristics.

Breast cancer patients ()Control () value

Age, years (SD)51.2 (9.8)51.3 (6.9)0.99
BMI, kg/m2 (SD)30.3 (7.6)29.1 (7.4)0.49
Ethnicity (%)0.94
Caucasian
African American
Hispanic
Other
92 (58.2)
53 (33.5)
6 (3.8)
7 (4.4)
13 (65.0)
6 (30.0)
1 (5.0)
0
Tobacco use (%)30 (19.0)1 (5.0)0.12
Alcohol use (%)81 (51.2)15 (75.0)0.045
Postmenopausal (%)89 (56.3)11 (55.0)0.91
Mean S1P, pmol/mL (SD)1221.7 (439.4)1139 (259.7)0.412

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