TABLE 2.

Serum and vaginal concentrations of glucose and lactatea

SampleConcn (mM) of:
GlucoseLactate
Human serum3.5-5.50.7-1.4
Murine serum10.6 (0.2)3.6 (0.09)
Human vaginal fluidb3.36.2
Murine vaginal fluid4.4 (1.4)8.4 (2.5)
  • a Standard deviations are shown in parentheses.

  • b Values obtained from reference 32.