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Table 3 Correlation of Parasite Density with Biomarkers of oxidative stress

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

  MDA (μM) GSH (μM) GPx (Units/ml) CAT (U/mg prot)
SCD malaria
 n 51 51 51 51
 Pearson r 0.07110 − 0.5123 −0.02336 0.1780
P value 0.6237 0.0001 0.8721 0.2162
 R2 0.005055 0.2625 0.0005455 0.03168
Malaria
 n 50 50 50 50
 Pearson r 0.1206 −0.1142 0.1198 −0.01226
P value 0.4040 0.4295 0.4074 0.9327
 R2 0.01455 0.01305 0.01435 0.0001503
  1. Pearson’s r values from scatter plots. With n = 50, MDA is malondialdehyde; GSH is reduced glutathione; GPx is Glutathione peroxidase; CAT is catalase