TABLE 1

Spearman correlations between metabolic parameters and plasma proteins

GlucoseInsulinHOMABMICholesterolTriglyceridesHaptoglobinα1-antitrypsinOrosomucoidCeruloplasminC3C4
Fibrinogen0.050.050.060.100.200.150.420.310.370.330.250.19
Haptoglobin0.140.010.030.010.040.130.280.420.330.210.23
α1-Antitrypsin−0.040.00−0.01−0.110.05−0.010.330.310.010.08
Orosomucoid0.080.020.030.090.130.190.530.290.32
Ceruloplasmin0.01−0.02−0.010.000.140.040.190.23
C30.190.170.200.320.150.260.47
C40.170.000.020.110.100.16
  • r > 0.05 is statistically significant, P < 0.01. Fasting insulin was available in 1,963 men.