Table 2 Luciferase expression levels from naïve heart, three native hearts, and three allografts.

From: A normothermic ex vivo organ perfusion delivery method for cardiac transplantation gene therapy

Heart Region Naïve heart RLU/mg protein Native heart (n = 3) RLU/mg protein Allograft 1 RLU/mg protein Allograft 2 RLU/mg protein Allograft 3 RLU/mg protein
Left ventricle sections
Atrioventricular junction 104.4 ± 21.4 67.4 ± 49.9 1630.0 ± 368.4 186132.8 ± 4412.1 91204.0 ± 18571
Middle 104.4 ± 30.0 60.7 ± 36.8 3908.0 ± 382.8 145482.6 ± 782.1 659463.0 ± 9544.59
Juxta apex 131.1 ± 36.7 287.4 ± 185.1 28053.0 ± 594.2 643349.4 ± 6362.2 667541.2 ± 5044.4
Apex 115.5 ± 45.3 747.3 ± 853.2 14560.1 ± 1146.1 788750.4 ± 33528.2 1437765.5 ± 8713.1
Right ventricle sections
Atrioventricular junction 771.1 ± 1049.7 80.5 ± 107.6 12226.9 ± 1065.4 12708147.5 ± 283221.4 316520.9 ± 18900.4
Middle 71.1 ± 33.5 43.3 ± 23.0 2293.4 ± 280.9 740159.9 ± 26207.5 2366458.6 ± 22373.2
Juxta apex 126.6 ± 33.3 81.3 ± 18.0 27987.2 ± 4801.6 2672829.0 ± 33050.2 392790.5 ± 6131.9
Apex 137.7 ± 36.7 456.7 ± 618.4 1994.4 ± 132.1 782733.2 ± 6536.0 9099456.5 ± 73751.5
Ventriclular septum sections
Atrioventricular junction 186.6 ± 103.7 66.6 ± 51.5 13835.0 ± 749.4 635594.0 ± 13516.8 745212.5 ± 17625.5
Middle 122.2 ± 7.6 44.6 ± 51.1 8495.7 ± 278.6 163896.0 ± 2359.3 449768.9 ± 9206.1
Juxta apex 111.1 ± 10.1 187.6 ± 245.7 36349.7 ± 1094.9 2898714.2 ± 94065.9 1668397.2 ± 21115.1
Apex 148.8 ± 30.0 62.3 ± 61.2 2998.3 ± 435.3 93257.7 ± 2506.8 2434775.2 ± 58712.1
  1. Data were presented as mean ± SD. RLU = relative light units.