Table 2

Levels of plasma and faecal biomarkers of the study participants

Overall (n=222)
Plasma biomarkers
LRP1 (ng/mL), median (Q1, Q3)1080 (796, 1390)
AGP (mg/dL), median (Q1, Q3)91.9 (69.0, 118)
CRP (mg/L), median (Q1, Q3)0.820 (0.284, 2.84)
sCD14 (ng/mL), median (Q1, Q3)1760 (1470, 2120)
Ferritin (ng/mL), median (Q1, Q3)13.8 (7.17, 25.1)
Zinc (mg/L), median (Q1, Q3)0.760 (0.68, 0.84)
Faecal biomarkers
MPO (ng/mL), median (Q1, Q3)1720 (796, 3720)
Neopterin (nmol/L), median (Q1, Q3)1240 (567, 2690)
A1AT (mg/g), median (Q1, Q3)0.294 (0.13, 0.52)
Calprotectin (µg/g), median (Q1, Q3)372 (208, 677)
Reg1B (µg/mL), median (Q1, Q3)48.8 (13.9, 88.4)
LCN2 (μg/g), median (Q1, Q3)134 (41.6, 280)
  • AGP, alpha-1-acid glycoprotein; CRP, C-reactive protein; LCN2, lipocalin-2; LRP1, low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein-1; MPO, myeloperoxidase.