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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics of subjects

From: Effect of Ambrotose AO® on resting and exercise-induced antioxidant capacity and oxidative stress in healthy adults

Variable Trained Men (n = 7) Untrained Men (n = 5) Trained Women (n = 7) Untrained Women (n = 6)
Age (yrs) 31.1 ± 5.8 32.2 ± 9.9 26.0 ± 9.1 28.8 ± 4.6
Height (cm)* 181.8 ± 9.4 176.8 ± 9.3 165.8 ± 6.7 164.3 ± 1.7
Weight (kg)* 82.1 ± 10.0 85.4 ± 8.5 61.4 ± 11.6 60.4 ± 5.2
BMI (kg·m-2)* 24.8 ± 2.2 27.3 ± 3.0 22.2 ± 2.7 22.3 ± 2.0
Body fat (%)†* 11.2 ± 5.5 17.5 ± 5.4 18.7 ± 5.6 23.8 ± 5.7
Waist (cm)* 84.8 ± 5.0 89.7 ± 9.4 68.8 ± 4.6 70.6 ± 3.7
Hip (cm)* 102.6 ± 6.0 104.2 ± 4.7 95.9 ± 7.6 96.3 ± 4.9
Waist:Hip* 0.83 ± 0.03 0.86 ± 0.08 0.71 ± 0.04 0.73 ± 0.03
Resting HR (bpm) 57.1 ± 6.7 62.6 ± 8.6 60.0 ± 14.4 71.5 ± 10.1
Resting SBP (mmHg)* 121.1 ± 9.6 125.6 ± 12.1 114.7 ± 4.1 112.3 ± 7.6
Resting DBP (mmHg)* 80.3 ± 8.3 85.6 ± 5.4 72.6 ± 6.4 77.0 ± 3.7
Years Anaerobic Exercise† 10.1 ± 3.7 0.8 ± 1.2 8.4 ± 9.8 0.5 ± 0.8
Hours per week Anaerobic Exercise† 3.3 ± 0.9 0.4 ± 1.2 4.5 ± 2.9 0.3 ± 0.5
Years Aerobic Exercise† 9.1 ± 9.7 2.6 ± 4.4 4.1 ± 3.7 1.6 ± 5.2
Hours per week Aerobic Exercise† 4.0 ± 3.9 0.7 ± 0.6 4.6 ± 3.6 0.6 ± 0.6
  1. Values are mean ± SD.
  2. † Training status effect: Body fat (p = 0.02); Years Anaerobic Exercise (p = 0.001); Hours per week Anaerobic Exercise (p = 0.0001); Years Aerobic Exercise (p = 0.02); Hours per week Aerobic Exercise (p = 0.004)
  3. * Sex effect: Height (p < 0.0001); Weight (p < 0.0001); BMI (p = 0.0009); Body fat (p = 0.007); Waist (p < 0.0001); Hip (p = 0.008); Waist:Hip (p < 0.0001); Resting SBP (p = 0.01); Resting DBP (p = 0.004)
  4. No other statistically significant differences were noted (p > 0.05).