Table 3 Description of lipid clusters obtained from lipidomics platform in the age 11 cohort and evaluated across the study groups

From: Identification of a plasma signature of psychotic disorder in children and adolescents from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) cohort

Cluster name Cluster size Cluster description P-value (controls vs cases)
LC1 12 TGs 0.255
LC2 44 TGs 0.966
LC3 8 LPCs 0.025
LC4 29 PCs and TGs 0.96
LC5 23 PCs and SM 0.054
LC6 40 PCs and CEs 0.036
LC7 20 PCs 0.006
  1. Abbreviations: CEs, cholesterol esters; LC, lipid cluster; LPCs, lysophosphatidylcholines; PCs, phosphatidylcholines; SM, sphingomyelins; TGs, triacylclycerols. Values in bold are lipid clusters (LC) that are significant between controls vs cases (P<0.05).