Table 1

Viability and growth of fatty acid-treated cells

Fatty acid% viable cells (normalized)cpm, % of untreated cells
Trypan blue exclusion
 14:0100  ± 0.5*
 14:2n-691.7  ± 0.6
[3H]Thymidine incorporation
 Untreated100  ± 14
 14:085  ± 28
 14:2n-694  ± 8
  • * All errors are SD of n = 6 independent experiments.