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Table 6 Iron nutritional status

From: Iron physiological requirements in Chinese adults assessed by the stable isotope labeling technique

Day n SF(ug/L) UIBC(umol/L) SI(umol/L) sTfR(g/L) CRP(mg/L)
0 19 74.8 ± 54.5 24.7 ± 9.4 17.8 ± 6.1 2.6 (2.19,3.08) 0.1 (0,0.3)
767 17 101.3 ± 54.5 27.2 ± 8.2 18.5 ± 5.8 2.21 (1.94,2.35) 0.3 (0.1,0.5)
1155 12 103.4 ± 44.2 29 ± 7.8 20.9 ± 6 2.37 (2.17,2.6) 0.5 (0.2,0.8)
Statistics   F = 2.787 F = 0.502 F = 1.971 χ2 = 1.000 χ2 = 4.471
P value   0.092 0.615 0.190 0.607 0.107