Vitamin A (Carotenoids)

ID504
NameVitamin A (Carotenoids)
Synonyms[Vitamin A] / Carotene; Carotenes; Provitamin A; Provitamin A carotenoids
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DescriptionIncludes provitamin A carotenoids such as beta-carotene, alpha-carotene, and beta-cryptoxanthin.
GroupCarotenoids
Sub-groupCarotenoids
Exposure sourceDiet
UseVitamins
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Biomarker measurements

Biomarker concentration values

IDParent IDDepthSubject groupPopulationCountryCountry codeCohortTime definitionBiospecimenAnalytical methodBiomarkerBiomarker detailMeasurement sizeDetected (nb)Detected (%)Detected only?Arithmethic meanArithmethic SDGeometric meanGeometric SDMinMin (detected)Percentile_05Percentile_10Percentile_25MedianPercentile_75Percentile_90Percentile_95MaxInterquartile rangeMean 95% CI lowerMean 95% CI upperGMean 95% CI lowerGMean 95% CI upperUnitConverted arithmetic meanConverted geometric meanConverted medianAdjustment typeAdjusted onRegressed onExpressed asPublication
47580AllParticipants in a dietary validation studyIsraelILDEARR (Dietary Evaluation and Attenuation of Relative Risks)Serum, fastingSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)1612.3umol/L2300.0 nmol/LCrudeShai 2005
60670Non-Hispanic BlacksBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)Serum, fastingSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)97175.174.3ug/dL1.8 mg/LCrudeKnutsen 2001
60710Non-Hispanic Blacks - MalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)Serum, fastingSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)36187.766.3ug/dL1.9 mg/LCrudeKnutsen 2001
60750Non-Hispanic Blacks - FemalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)Serum, fastingSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)61167.978.1ug/dL1.7 mg/LCrudeKnutsen 2001
60790Non-Hispanic WhitesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)Serum, fastingSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)96164.263.5ug/dL1.6 mg/LCrudeKnutsen 2001
60830Non-Hispanic Whites - MalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)Serum, fastingSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)40162.358.4ug/dL1.6 mg/LCrudeKnutsen 2001
60870Non-Hispanic Whites - FemalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)Serum, fastingSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)56165.667.5ug/dL1.7 mg/LCrudeKnutsen 2001
91430MalesParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSPlasma, unspecifiedSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)552.40.9umol/L2400.0 nmol/LCrudeJacques 1993
91530Males - Supplement nonusersParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSPlasma, unspecifiedSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)532.40.9umol/L2400.0 nmol/LCrudeJacques 1993
91630FemalesParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSPlasma, unspecifiedSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)822.71.1umol/L2700.0 nmol/LCrudeJacques 1993
91730Females - Supplement nonusersParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSPlasma, unspecifiedSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)812.71.1umol/L2700.0 nmol/LCrudeJacques 1993
93960SmokersMen smokers and non-smokers in ScotlandUnited KingdomGBSerum, non-fastingMissingVitamin A (Carotenoids)79166.0103.0ug/L0.2 mg/LCrudeBolton-Smith 1991
94040Non-smokersMen smokers and non-smokers in ScotlandUnited KingdomGBSerum, non-fastingMissingVitamin A (Carotenoids)117238.0143.0ug/L0.2 mg/LCrudeBolton-Smith 1991
98860AllStaff members of laboratory and health centers in Boston areaUnited StatesUSRandomized trial on vitamin supplementsPlasma, fastingSpectrophotometryVitamin A (Carotenoids)58179.053.0ug/dL1.8 mg/LCrudeWillett 1983

Intake values

IDParent IDDepthSubject groupPopulationCountryCountry codeCohortTime definitionIntake toolIntake food coverageIntake time coverageIntake assessmentCompoundCompound detailSupplement intakes included?Measurement sizeDetected (nb)Detected (%)Detected only?Arithmethic meanArithmethic SDGeometric meanGeometric SDMinMin (detected)Percentile_05Percentile_10Percentile_25MedianPercentile_75Percentile_90Percentile_95MaxInterquartile rangeMean 95% CI lowerMean 95% CI upperGMean 95% CI lowerGMean 95% CI upperUnitConverted arithmetic meanConverted geometric meanConverted medianAdjustment typeAdjusted onRegressed onExpressed asPublication
60180Non-Hispanic BlacksBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes976361.818317.3ug/day6.4 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60220Non-Hispanic Blacks - MalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes365295.54559.7ug/day5.3 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60260Non-Hispanic Blacks - FemalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes616991.122882.8ug/day7.0 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60300Non-Hispanic BlacksBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No975963.418292.3ug/day6.0 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60340Non-Hispanic Blacks - MalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No364869.44489.1ug/day4.9 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60380Non-Hispanic Blacks - FemalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No616609.022857.8ug/day6.6 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60420Non-Hispanic WhitesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes966161.96966.9ug/day6.2 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60460Non-Hispanic Whites - MalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes406013.97678.5ug/day6.0 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60500Non-Hispanic Whites - FemalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes566267.76480.9ug/day6.3 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60540Non-Hispanic WhitesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No965142.36239.1ug/day5.1 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60580Non-Hispanic Whites - MalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No405578.77725.1ug/day5.6 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
60620Non-Hispanic Whites - FemalesBlack and white Seventh-day Adventists participant in a dietary validation studyUnited StatesUSAHS (Adventist Health Study)24-h Dietary recall (1-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No564830.64968.2ug/day4.8 mg/dayCrudeKnutsen 2001
61140MalesLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIDietary record (7-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)4572181.01197.0ug/day2.2 mg/dayCrudeBrunner 2001
61240FemalesLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIDietary record (7-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)4032221.01230.0ug/day2.2 mg/dayCrudeBrunner 2001
61340Males - Low energy reporters excludedLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIDietary record (7-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)3112279.01192.0ug/day2.3 mg/dayCrudeBrunner 2001
61440Females - Low energy reporters excludedLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIDietary record (7-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)2612405.01245.0ug/day2.4 mg/dayCrudeBrunner 2001
61540MalesLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIDietary record (7-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)4572180.01188.0ug/day2.2 mg/dayRegressionEnergyBrunner 2001
61640FemalesLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIDietary record (7-day)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)4032221.01180.0ug/day2.2 mg/dayRegressionEnergyBrunner 2001
61740MalesLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)4572713.01530.0ug/day2.7 mg/dayCrudeBrunner 2001
61840FemalesLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)4033100.01741.0ug/day3.1 mg/dayCrudeBrunner 2001
61940Males - Low energy reporters excludedLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)2803012.01515.0ug/day3.0 mg/dayCrudeBrunner 2001
62040Females - Low energy reporters excludedLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)2793361.01732.0ug/day3.4 mg/dayCrudeBrunner 2001
62130MalesLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)4572713.01455.0ug/day2.7 mg/dayRegressionEnergyBrunner 2001
62230FemalesLondon-based civil servantsUnited KingdomGBWhitehall IIFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)4033100.01656.0ug/day3.1 mg/dayRegressionEnergyBrunner 2001
90630MalesParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes5713668.012530.0iubetacarotene/day8.2 mg/dayCrudebeta-CaroteneJacques 1993
90730MalesParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes574682.04572.0iubetacarotene/1000 kcal2.8 mg/1000 kcalDensityEnergybeta-CaroteneJacques 1993
90830FemalesParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes8215309.017220.0iubetacarotene/day9.2 mg/dayCrudebeta-CaroteneJacques 1993
90930FemalesParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)Yes827239.010435.0iubetacarotene/1000 kcal4.3 mg/1000 kcalDensityEnergybeta-CaroteneJacques 1993
91030Males - Supplement nonusersParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No5512276.010326.0iubetacarotene/day7.4 mg/dayCrudebeta-CaroteneJacques 1993
91130Males - Supplement nonusersParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No554311.04202.0iubetacarotene/1000 kcal2.6 mg/1000 kcalDensityEnergybeta-CaroteneJacques 1993
91230Females - Supplement nonusersParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No8113677.08899.0iubetacarotene/day8.2 mg/dayCrudebeta-CaroteneJacques 1993
91330Females - Supplement nonusersParticipants in a case-control study of nutritional status and age-related cataractsUnited StatesUSFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No816164.03797.0iubetacarotene/1000 kcal3.7 mg/1000 kcalDensityEnergybeta-CaroteneJacques 1993
98890AllStaff members of laboratory and health centers in Boston areaUnited StatesUSRandomized trial on vitamin supplementsFood Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ)Vitamin A (Carotenoids)No585650.04020.0iubetacarotene/day3.4 mg/dayCrudebeta-CaroteneWillett 1983

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Reproducibility values

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