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Table 3 Comaprison of ROS between ages

From: The association of elevated reactive oxygen species levels from neutrophils with low-grade inflammation in the elderly

  Old
n = 37
  Young
n = 22
  Median Minimum Maximum   Median Minimum Maximum
Spontaneous 85.4 47.4 302.3 ** 67.3 28.0 107.5
fMLP stimulation 170.0 91.6 500.3   143.0 89.0 204.9
fMLP stimulated Median channel 490.3 271.3 612.4   492.2 214.4 545.3
LPS stimulation 179.4 86.8 495.8   149.9 103.4 251.2
LPS stimulated Median channel 503.5 302.1 601.3   504.7 231.2 577.7
  1. Data are presented as median and range Mann-Whitney U test **; P < 0.01, statistically identified as significant differences between old and young group