TABLE 2.

Heparin does not promote primary cell surface attachment

StrainTreatmentAvg no. of focia ± SD
10 min30 min
MZ100Saline210.7 ± 9.5537.3 ± 35.8
MZ100Heparinb214 ± 19.6549.3 ± 42.4
  • a The average of three microscope fields is shown, n > 630 foci per group at 10 min and >1,600 at 30 min.

  • b Sodium heparin was used at 1,000 U/ml in TSB with 0.2% glucose.