Table 9

Supplement intake by APOE4 genotype in females in the Personalized Medicine Research Project

With E4

No E4

Nutrient

N*

Mean

S.D.

Median

N*

Mean

S.D.

Median

Wilcoxon p-value

Supp. Vitamin A (IU)

1750

2965.2

2801.5

3571.4

5071

2789.8

2845.7

3571.4

0.006

Supp. Vitamin A (mcg RAE)

1750

889.6

840.4

1071.4

5071

836.9

853.7

1071.4

0.006

Supp. Beta Carotene

1750

350.6

329.0

428.6

5071

325.1

323.0

428.6

0.002

Supp. Vitamin E

1750

52.6

113.6

20.1

5071

50.8

108.8

20.1

0.046

Supp. Vitamin C

1750

140.5

273.5

60.0

5071

134.4

262.3

60.0

0.076

Supp. Thiamin (mg)

1750

1.4

2.0

1.5

5071

1.3

1.9

1.1

0.002

Supp. Riboflavin (mg)

1750

1.3

1.5

1.7

5071

1.2

1.5

1.2

0.002

Supp. Niacin (mg)

1750

13.7

13.4

20.0

5071

12.7

12.9

14.3

0.003

Supp. Vitamin B6 (mg)

1750

4.4

10.6

2.0

5071

4.3

10.8

1.4

0.014

Supp. Folic Acid (mcg)

1750

230.2

191.8

285.7

5071

215.8

194.8

285.7

0.004

Supp. Vitamin B12 (mcg)

1750

3.3

2.8

4.3

5071

3.1

2.8

4.3

0.002

Supp. Vitamin D (mcg)

1750

286.6

365.6

16.6

5071

290.5

371.6

16.6

0.866

Supp. Calcium (mg)

1750

50.8

47.3

71.4

5071

47.1

47.2

28.6

0.003

Supp. Magnesium (mg)

1750

10.4

10.3

12.9

5071

9.9

10.2

12.9

0.111

Supp. Iron (mg)

1750

8.4

8.2

10.7

5071

7.9

8.3

4.3

0.007

Supp. Zinc (mg)

1750

1.0

0.9

1.4

5071

0.9

0.9

0.6

0.003

Supp. Copper (mg)

1750

221.4

186.7

285.7

5071

205.9

188.0

285.7

0.002

Supp. Selenium (mcg)

1750

0.6

4.9

0.0

5071

0.7

5.4

0.0

0.375

Supplement Users Only

Supp. Vitamin A (IU)

1208

4295.6

2377.5

5000.0

3295

4293.5

2450.7

5000.0

0.931

Supp. Vitamin A (mcg RAE)

1208

1288.7

713.3

1500.0

3295

1288.0

735.2

1500.0

0.931

Supp. Beta Carotene

1201

510.9

275.4

600.0

3268

504.4

267.2

600.0

0.558

Supp. Vitamin E

1261

73.1

128.1

20.1

3465

74.3

124.8

20.1

0.468

Supp. Vitamin C

1314

187.2

301.5

60.0

3612

188.6

293.9

60.0

0.262

Supp. Thiamin (mg)

1228

2.0

2.1

1.5

3323

1.9

2.1

1.5

0.841

Supp. Riboflavin (mg)

1228

1.9

1.5

1.7

3323

1.8

1.4

1.7

0.841

Supp. Niacin (mg)

1231

19.5

11.8

20.0

3346

19.2

11.3

20.0

0.857

Supp. Vitamin B6 (mg)

1234

6.2

12.2

2.0

3366

6.5

12.7

2.0

0.634

Supp. Vitamin B12 (mcg)

1220

330.2

140.6

400.0

3310

330.6

142.0

400.0

0.954

Supp. Folic Acid (mcg)

1195

4.9

2.0

6.0

3238

4.8

2.0

6.0

0.697

Supp. Vitamin D (mcg)

941

533.0

342.5

500.0

2727

540.2

349.1

500.0

0.686

Supp. Calcium (mg)

1086

81.9

32.5

100.0

2936

81.4

32.5

100.0

0.681

Supp. Magnesium (mg)

1110

16.4

8.2

18.0

3059

16.5

8.0

18.0

0.290

Supp. Iron (mg)

1107

13.2

6.5

15.0

2998

13.3

6.6

15.0

0.908

Supp. Zinc (mg)

1086

1.6

0.6

2.0

2936

1.6

0.7

2.0

0.681

Supp. Copper (mg)

1195

324.2

133.1

400.0

3238

322.5

133.1

400.0

0.697

Supp. Selenium (mcg)

23

42.9

0.0

42.9

82

42.9

0.0

42.9

1.000


*N refers to the number of participants

Strobush et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:13   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-13

Open Data