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Table 1 Viability and DNA synthesis of control cells

From: Effect of exogenous surfactants on viability and DNA synthesis in A549, immortalized mouse type II and isolated rat alveolar type II cells

  4 hours 24 hours
  A549 MPII RPII A549 MPII RPII
Viability 104 ± 4 105 ± 5 106 ± 4 122 ± 8* 117 ± 6* 108 ± 3*
DNA synthesis 100 ± 3 103 ± 3 100 ± 11 115 ± 5* 122 ± 8* 103 ± 3
  1. *P < 0.01 vs. 100% (= mean RFU values at 0.5 hours) MPII: mouse type II (iMATII) cells, RPII: rat type II cells