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Table 2 Markers of oxidative stress

From: Severe oxidative stress in sickle cell disease patients with uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Kampala, Uganda

Group MDA ± SD (μM) GSH ± SD (mM) GPx ± SD (Units/ml) CAT± SD (Units)
SCD malaria 1.58 ± 0.456 0.726 ± 0.028 0.344 ± 0.0802 0.355 ± 0.156
Malaria 1.39 ± 0.325 0.767 ± 0.031 0.412 ± 0.0962 0.383 ± 0.164
SCD control 0.81 ± 0.300 0.766 ± 0.063 0.530 ± 0.0115 0.436 ± 0.129
Healthy 0.88 ± 0.277 0.929 ± 0.083 0.615 ± 0.0824 0.562 ± 0.108
P-value a 0.0001** 0.0001** 0.0001** 0.0001**
  1. MDA Malondialdehyde, GS Reduced Glutathione, CAT Catalase, GPX Glutathione peroxidase
  2. **Statistically significant, aANOVA