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Table 3 In vivo tumor development experiments of HepG2 cells and fused cells in nude mice

From: Fusion with stem cell makes the hepatocellular carcinoma cells similar to liver tumor-initiating cells

Cell type Cell numbers injected Tumor incidencea Latency (days)b
HepG2 5 × 104 0/4
  1 × 105 0/4
  1 × 106 1/2 14
Fused cells 5 × 104 2/4 14
  1 × 105 3/4 14
  1 × 106 4/4 12
  1. aNumber of tumors detected/number of injections
  2. bApproximate number of days from tumor cell injection to appearance of a tumor