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Table 1 Viability of explant systems

From: Replication of avian, human and swine influenza viruses in porcine respiratory explants and association with sialic acid distribution

  % EMA-positive cells at.....h of cultivation % TUNEL-positive cells at.....h of cultivation
  0 24 48 72 96 0 24 48 72 96
NE 0.3 ± 0.6 0.9 ± 1.4 0.2 ± 0.6 0.7 ± 0.6 0.5 ± 0.9 0.8 ± 1.0 0.5 ± 0.7 0.5 ± 0.7 0.8 ± 0.8 0.8 ± 1.0
TE 1.9 ± 1.4 0.6 ± 1.0 0.8 ± 1.5 0.8 ± 0.4 0.6 ± 1.1 1.1 ± 1.3 5.0 ± 2.1 0.9 ± 1.2 1.0 ± 1.4 1.1 ± 1.1
BE 1.7 ± 1.3 5.2 ± 1.8 1.6 ± 1.6 5.0 ± 2.1 3.0 ± 1.9 5.3 ± 1.6 5.0 ± 1.0 5.0 ± 2.1 3.0 ± 1.7 5.1 ± 1.1
LE 5.1 ± 2.8 4.4 ± 1.3 5.1 ± 2.4 5.1 ± 2.5 7.7 ± 1.4 3.7 ± 1.4 5.1 ± 1.2 5.0 ± 0.7 5.3 ± 1.6 10.0 ± 1.4
  1. Mean percentages of apoptotic (TUNEL stained) and necrotic (EMA stained) cells in the four explant systems until 96 hours post cultivation.