Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Antioxidant Capacity of Lenses with Age-Related Cataract

Table 2

Nonenzymatic antioxidative defense factors in lenses with cataract incipiens.

Cataract incipiens (type)PS
( )
NP
( )
CN
( )

GSH (μmol/g lens)3.0 ± 0.92.2 ± 0.6*1.8 ± 0.4**
TSH (μmol/g lens)114.2 ± 26.389.2 ± 18.6*85.8 ± 10.8**
Total vitamin C (μmol/mg lens)0.64 ± 0.20.52 ± 0.170.61 ± 0.15
AA (μmol/mg lens)0.2 ± 0.080.16 ± 0.060.09 ± 0.19
DHA (μmol/mg lens)0.44 ± 0.140.36 ± 0.130.41 ± 0.11
D/A2.3 ± 0.72.3 ± 0.62.2 ± 0.6
FRAL (μmol/g lens)4.5 ± 1.23.6 ± 1.23.4 ± 0.5*

Data is presented as means , * , ** . PS—Posterior subcapsular NP—Nuclear subcapsular CN—Cortical nuclear.

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