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Table 1 REPRESENTATIVE PROSTATE LEVELS

From: The clinical relevance of the metabolism of prostate cancer; zinc and tumor suppression: connecting the dots

(NMOLS/GRAM WWT) CITRATE ZINC
NORMAL PERIPHERAL ZONE 12,000–14,000 3,000–4,500
MALIGNANT TISSUE 200–2000 400–800
OTHER TISSUES 250–450 200–400
PROSTATIC FLUID 40,000–150,000 8,000–10,000
BLOOD PLASMA 100–200 15