Table 1.

Anchorage-independent growth

Cell cloneColonies up to 2 weeksColonies up to 7 weeks
1 × 104 cells/plate
 FH-hTERT pcDNA00
 FH-hTERT pbcatwt00
 FH-hTERT pbcatS33Y, PD 80–1000144 ± 5b
 FH-hTERT pbcatS33Y, PD 35–40015 ± 4
5 × 103 cells/plate
 Huh791 ± 12NA
 Huh7 pbcatS33Y167 ± 41aNA

NOTE: Values are means ± SD.

Abbreviation: NA, not applicable.

  • aP versus Huh7 < 0.05.

  • bP versus PD (35–40) < 0.001.