Table 2.

Pearson correlation coefficients between logarithmically transformed values of serum micronutrient concentrations among control subjects only, Shanghai Cohort Study, 1986-1998

α-Caroteneβ-Caroteneβ-CryptoxanthinLycopeneLutein/zeaxanthinRetinolVitamin Cα-Tocopherol
β-Carotene0.44*
β-Cryptoxanthin0.23*0.51*
Lycopene0.50*0.36*0.25*
Lutein/zeaxanthin0.24*0.53*0.29*0.19*
Retinol0.090.18*0.080.12*0.23*
Vitamin C0.13*0.37*0.31*0.17*0.19*0.06
α-Tocopherol−0.030.13*0.23*0.12*0.23*0.39*0.15*
γ-Tocopherol−0.040.02−0.0010.040.21*0.16*−0.060.28*
  • * P < 0.01.

  • P < 0.05.