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Table 1 Correlation of serum and bone marrow Gal-1 levels with trabecular bone BV/TV of femur, tibia and L1 vertebrae

From: Age-related trabecular bone loss is associated with a decline in serum Galectin-1 level

Variables Serum Gal-1 (ng/ml) BM Gal-1 (pg/ml)
r p r p
Femur BV/TV 0.638 < 0.001 0.543 < 0.01
Tibia BV/TV 0.511 < 0.01   
L1 vertebrae BV/TV 0.652 < 0.001   
  1. BM bone marrow, BV bone volume, TV total volume