Table 4

Partial correlations between dietary pattern scores, ACs and AAs
Acylcarnitines Prudent dietary pattern Western dietary pattern
C0 r 0.09 r 0.18
p 0.60 p 0.32
C2 r −0.05 r 0.07
p 0.76 p 0.68
C3 r −0.23 r −0.02
p 0.20 p 0.92
C4 r −0.15 r 0.15
p 0.41 p 0.41
C4:1-DC/C6 r 0.26 r 0.13
p 0.14 p 0.46
C5 r −0.26 r −0.02
p 0.14 p 0.91
C5-DC/C6-OH r 0.35 r −0.06
p 0.04 p 0.74
C8:1 r −0.20 r −0.10
p 0.25 p 0.56
C10 r 0.16 r 0.22
p 0.36 p 0.20
C10:2 r 0.19 r 0.30
p 0.29 p 0.08
C12 r 0.18 r 0.32
p 0.32 p 0.07
C14:1 r 0.27 r 0.06
p 0.12 p 0.73
C14:1-OH r 0.07 r 0.11
p 0.69 p 0.52
C14:2 r 0.28 r 0.08
p 0.11 p 0.67
C14:2-OH r 0.20 r 0.05
p 0.27 p 0.78
C16 r 0.18 r 0.13
p 0.30 p 0.47
C16:2 r 0.15 r 0.09
p 0.39 p 0.62
C18:2 r 0.51 r −0.17
p 0.002 p 0.34
Amino acids
xleucine r −0.33 r 0.30
p 0.06 p 0.08
Methionine r −0.30 r 0.55
p 0.08 p 0.0008
Arginine r −0.22 r 0.22
p 0.21 p 0.21
Phenylalanine r −0.13 r 0.39
p 0.46 p 0.02
Proline r −0.26 r 0.03
p 0.14 p 0.87
Ornitine r 0.16 r −0.02
p 0.37 p 0.92
Histidine r −0.25 r −0.17
p 0.16 p 0.34

P-values are all adjusted for age, sex and BMI.

P-values in bold were considered significantly different.

Bouchard-Mercier et al.

Bouchard-Mercier et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:158   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-158

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