TABLE 2

Islet functional viability

GroupsCulture days 1–4
Culture days 5–10
Viable %Dead %Viable %Dead %
Control80 ± 520 ± 592 ± 58 ± 5
SOD mimic79 ± 521 ± 586 ± 514 ± 5
  • Data are means ± SE. Percentage of viable and dead cells present in islet preparations (n = 9). Differences are not statistically significant.