Table 1

MTS proliferation assay: effect of linoleic acid (LA), trans-10 conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), and cis-9 CLA (0.05 mM) (passage 15: 490 cells/μl)

Treatment Absorbance
Control0.929 (0.831–1.027)
0.05 mM LA0.809 (0.711–0.907)
0.05 mM trans-10 CLA0.762 (0.710–0.814)
0.05 mMcis-9 CLA0.888 (0.774–1.000)
  • Values are mean (95% confidence interval) of three wells per fatty acid treatment.