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Table 3 Distribution of DNA damage and percent residual DNA damage among cases and current smoker controls

From: Rapid method for determination of DNA repair capacity in human peripheral blood lymphocytes amongst smokers

Tail Extent Moment
Mean ± SE
Cases Controls P-value Adjusted
OR
95% CL
  Current
Smokers
Current
Smokers
   
H2O2 + OGG1 44.6 ± 0.89 18.4 ± 1.37 <0.001   
Percent Residual Damage (PRD) 237.4 ± 8.7 180.8 ± 50.7 <0.001   
Residual Damage Logistic Regression (RDLR)
≤75th N (%) 13(43.3) 41(75.9    
>75th N (%) 17(56.7) 13(24.1)    
  5.07 1.80-14.24    
   Referent   5.07 1.80-14.24
  1. P-value from t-test; TEM RDLR dichotomized by 75th percentile of the controls. Adjusted by age, sex and family history of a smoking-related cancer
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