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Table 3 Gases mainly from whole human blood

From: Gas signatures from Escherichia coli and Escherichia coli-inoculated human whole blood

Gas Category 5 Gases mainly from whole human blood (significantly higher in whole blood only compared to broth only)
Broth Blood
  + E. coli   + E. coli
n-Pentane [pptv] 50 (0,160) 10 (0,165) 1220 (835,1900) 1625 (815,2440)
Methanol [ppbv] 48 (34,132) 62 (41,110) 300 (210,346) 378 (226,704)
n-Heptane [pptv] 0 (0,315) 150 (30,165) 370 (260,915) 700 (210,4305)
2,3,4-Trimethylpentane [pptv] 35 (0,130) 55 (0,205) 125 (105,275) 145 (130,365)
alpha-Pinene [pptv] 5 (0,15) 5 (0,60) 40 (20,220) 60 (15,370)
Methyl chloride (CH3Cl) [pptv] 1045 (800,1390) 1140 (675,1815) 2190 (1215,2670) 1890 (1235,3025)
Dibromomethane (CH2Br2) [pptv] 1 (0,2) 1 (0,2) 47 (11,75) 54 (10,106)
i-Pentane [pptv] 225 (0,870) 210 (0,510) 1400 (545,2395) 1310 (0,4770)
  1. Data were presented with median and range (minimum, maximum).