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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the subjects included in the study

From: Selective loss of glucocerebrosidase activity in sporadic Parkinson’s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies

Demographics Controls PD DLB
N 13 26 16
Sex (M) 6 (46%) 18 (69%) 12 (75%)
Age 77.0 (±8.0), 78 (65–89) 76.4 (±6.4), 77 (64–89) 76.9 (±5.7), 77 (66–88)
Post mortem delay 18.2 (±6.9), 17 (8–30) 26.2 (±12.8), 24 (7–64)* 18.5 (±8.6), 18 (4–31)
Alzheimer Braak stage 1.9 (±1.4), 2 (0–4) 2.1 (±1.5), 2 (0–5)* 2.6 (±1.1), 2.5 (0–4)
  1. Means (±SD), medians (min-max). *p < 0.05 with Wilcoxon two groups test or Fisher’s exact test. Braak stage is referred to the Alzheimer’s neurofibrillary tangle score.