TABLE 2

NBT reduction by islets, leukocytes, and HIT-T15 cells after incubation in the presence of 5.6 mmol/l glucose

NBT reduction
0 min15 min30 min60 min120 min180 min
Pancreatic islets90 ± 8241 ± 8369 ± 10374 ± 8
Neutrophils623 ± 41609 ± 36573 ± 27559 ± 41577 ± 41
Macrophages827 ± 42804 ± 69931 ± 31935 ± 23911 ± 50
HIT-T15694 ± 61118 ± 391151 ± 451187 ± 271187 ± 24
  • Data are means ± SE and are given in arbitrary units per milligram protein.