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Table 1 Glucose uptake by gestational tissue explants

From: Regulation of TIMP-1 in Human Placenta and Fetal Membranes by lipopolysaccharide and demethylating agent 5-aza-2'-deoxycytidine

  24 hrs 48 hrs
  Control AZA LPS AZA + LPS Control AZA LPS AZA + LPS
Placenta 0.80 ± 0.13 0.92 ± 0.09 0.79 ± 0.08 0.86 ± 0.06 0.43 ± 0.04 0.63 ± 0.02 0.49 ± 0.05 0.48 ± 0.06
Amnion 0.98 ± 0.02 0.92 ± 0.02 0.86 ± 0.03 0.91 ± 0.02 0.84 ± 0.02 0.85 ± 0.01 0.76 ± 0.02 0.73 ± 0.01
Choriodecidua 0.43 ± 0.03 0.47 ± 0.07 0.41 ± 0.06 0.40 ± 0.06 0.38 ± 0.05 0.41 ± 0.04 0.39 ± 0.03 0.45 ± 0.04
  1. Glucose uptake by placenta, amnion and choriodecidua explants was measured in conditioned culture media by enzymatic colourimetric assay.
  2. Data are presented as glucose uptake μmol/mg/min (mean ± SEM; n = 8)