Table 6

The effects of palmvitee supplementation on total white blood cells, lymphocytes, CD3+cells, B lymphocyte, in whole blood of nonsmokers and smokers
Weeks WBC Lymphocytes CD3+ cells B lymphocyte
a.n. x 109/L % a.n. x 109/L % a.n. x 109/L % a.n. x 109/L
Non-smokers (placebo, n = 27)
0 7.62 ± 1.89 41.96 ± 9.34 3.12 ± 0.77 63.54 ± 7.03 1.99 ± 0.60 10.19 ± 4.06 0.35 ± 0.26
12 7.29 ± 2.10 42.39 ± 6.12 3.04 ± 0.84 65.96 ± 6.70 2.00 ± 0.56 10.89 ± 3.56 0.33 ± 0.14
24 7.14 ± 1.53 41.85 ± 8.85 2.94 ± 0.72 64.27 ± 7.12 1.88 ± 0.50 11.00 ± 3.88 0.32 ± 0.12
Non-smokers (palmvitee, n = 29)
0 8.32 ± 1.55 40.52 ± 6.17 3.36 ± 0.70 62.07 ± 8.02 2.09 ± 0.52 11.97 ± 4.00 0.40 ± 0.13+
12 8.27 ± 2.08 40.39 ± 6.09 3.33 ± 0.74 62.72 ± 7.60 2.10 ± 0.55 12.45 ± 4.67 0.41 ± 0.16+
24 8.02 ± 1.50 38.05 ± 5.80+ 3.05 ± 0.77 61.66 ± 14.23 1.96 ± 0.55 13.72 ± 4.53+ 0.41 ± 0.15+
Smokers (placebo, n = 28)
0 9.74 ± 2.31 40.44 ± 7.39 3.91 ± 1.14 63.50 ± 7.87 2.47 ± 0.71 15.54 ± 5.06 0.64 ± 0.38
12 9.38 ± 2.45 40.53 ± 8.20 3.76 ± 1.16 63.82 ± 8.34 2.40 ± 0.65 16.14 ± 4.70 0.59 ± 0.33
24 8.81 ± 2.30 38.00 ± 8.68 3.30 ± 1.04 66.11 ± 10.78 2.14 ± 0.63 15.25 ± 4.40 0.52 ± 0.29
Smokers (palmvitee, n = 30)
0 8.43 ± 1.86 39.27 ± 6.20 3.27 ± 0.75 65.77 ± 7.75 2.16 ± 0.69 14.06 ± 3.81 0.45 ± 0.15
12 8.13 ± 2.29 40.07 ± 7.04 3.19 ± 0.72 66.27 ± 6.59 2.13 ± 0.58 14.30 ± 4.09 0.45 ± 0.16
24 8.06 ± 2.10 37.68 ± 7.29 3.01 ± 0.88 66.83 ± 7.28 2.02 ± 0.69 14.40 ± 4.03 0.43 ± 0.16

Results are shown as mean ± SD. + indicates significant difference as compared to non-smokers taking placebo (p < 0.05), a.n. represents actual number.

Jubri et al.

Jubri et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:2   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-2

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