Table 1 Expression of CD44s and CD44v6 in AGS and MKN45 cells as a function of the substrate surface composition. The quantification was performed by flow cytometry after 72 h of cell culture in contact with the respective substrates.

From: Molecular weight of surface immobilized hyaluronic acid influences CD44-mediated binding of gastric cancer cells

  AGS MKN45
TCPS HA6.4 HA752 HA1500 TCPS HA6.4 HA752 HA1500
  CD44 + cell populations [% from the total cell population]
CD44s 47.08 85.07 94.10 94.96 99.08 94.81 95.14 95.13
CD44v6 50.30 77.37 57.14 56.25 83.11 63.30 73.94 76.69
  Mean Fluorescence Intensity (MFI)
CD44s 13.41 20.61 30.71 31.23 193.51 164.25 137.37 140.91
CD44v6 14.12 16.50 14.96 14.41 20.57 18.76 19.36 22.51