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Table 1 Overview of tested osteosarcoma cell lines

From: Morphologic characterization of osteosarcoma growth on the chick chorioallantoic membrane

Cell line Number of grafted CAMs Embryos died Number of - tumours Number of + tumours Ratio
+/-
% dead P-value*
MNNG-HOS 23 6 6 11 11/17 26.1 NS
U2OS 21 11 5 5 5/10 52.4 0.0294
SAOS 20 14 3 3 3/6 70 0.0008
OST 8 2 5 1 1/6 25 NS
MG63 14 7 4 1 1/7 50 NS
HOS 20 5 13 2 2/15 25 NS
ZK58 35 11 21 3 3/24 31.4 NS
SJ-SA-1 11 2 9 0 0/9 18.2 NS
Controls 26 5     19.2  
  1. n = number, - = no tumour/tumour ≤ 2 mm, + = vascularized tumour > 2 mm
  2. *Fisher's exact test (cell line vs. controls); NS = not significant
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