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Table 5 Ratio Cu/Se

From: Serum concentrations of Cu, Se, Fe and Zn in patients diagnosed with pancreatic cancer

Cancer site Quartile Cu/Se concentration ratio No. of cancer / controls
Pancreatic cancer I 0.55-13.04 3/21
  II 13.08-16.35 6/18
  III 16.45-23.91 15/9
  IV 23.98-55.03 24/0
  1. II vs I: p = 0.4614, OR = 2.333
  2. III vs I: p = 0.0008, OR = 11.667
  3. IV vs I: p < 0.0001, OR = 301