Table 1 Mean estimated recovery (±standard deviation (SD)_of arsenic species in urine (relative to total arsenic consumed) for each feeding block.

From: Distinct arsenic metabolites following seaweed consumption in humans

  As Sugar Thio DMAA Thio DMAE DMA Thio DMA Total As
Seaweed A 1.6 ± 1.6% 6.0 ± 6.7% 4.2 ± 3.8% 13.6 ± 11.7% 0.6 ± 0.6% 27.7 ± 20.6%
Seaweed B 0.7 ± 0.4% 1.5 ± 2.1% 0.9 ± 1.2% 5.3 ± 5.4% 0.1 ± 0.2% 10.5 ± 9.1%
Seaweed C 1.7 ± 0.8% 4.2 ± 2.9% 2.8 ± 2.4% 8.6 ± 4.8% 0.2 ± 0.3% 19.6 ± 9.9%
P value <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001