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Table 1 Case profile of the human subjects

From: Cell specific quantitative iron mapping on brain slices by immuno-µPIXE in healthy elderly and Parkinson’s disease

  Case # PMD (h) Gender Age (years) Neuropathology (PD) COD
CO 1 48 Female 78 control/ NAD Respiratory failure
2 26 Female 71 control/ NAD Peritonitis
3 24 Female 87 control/ NAD Global insufficiency
4 24 Male 75 control/ NAD Bronchopneumonia
5 24 Male 65 control/ NAD Myocardial infarction
6 51 Male 31 control/ NAD Coronary failure
7 48 Male 69 control/ NAD Myocardial infarction
8 72 Male 49 control/ NAD Myocardial infarction
Mean   40 ± 16 3/5 66 ± 16   
PD 9 30 Female 67 clin./path Myocardial infarction
10 48 Female 77 clin./path Bronchopneumonia
11 48 Female 77 clin./path Bronchopneumonia
12 26 Male 82 clin./path Renal failure
13 26 Male 62 clin./path Bronchopneumonia
14 24 Male 72 clin./path Myocardial infarction
15 26 Male 88 clin./path Pancreatitis
16 34 Male 73 clin./path Pulmonary embolism
Mean   33 ± 9 3/5 75 ± 7   
  1. PD Parkinson’s disease, PMD post mortem delay, COD cause of death, Clin clinical diagnosis of PD, path pathological diagnosis of PD, NAD no abnormality detected