Table 1 Summary of cell line specific features that were taken in consideration for this study.

From: Mitotic Spindle Disruption by Alternating Electric Fields Leads to Improper Chromosome Segregation and Mitotic Catastrophe in Cancer Cells

Cell line name Tissue Disease Karyotype* Optimal frequency (kHz) Doubling time (hours)
A2780 Ovary Carcinoma Modal chromosome number = 46 200 18.7
A549 Lung Adenocarcinoma Hypotriploid, modal chromosome number = 66 in 24% of cells 150 23.8
AsPC-1 Pancreas Adenocarcinoma Not specified 150 54.0
HeLa Cervix Adenocarcinoma Modal number = 82; range = 70 to 164 150 24
MCF-7 Mammary gland; breast Adenocarcinoma Hypertriploidy to hypotetraploidy, modal chromosome number = 82 150 29.3
MDA-MB-231 Mammary gland: breast Adenocarcinoma Near-triploid, modal number = 64 150 29.1
MSTO- 211H Lung Biphasic mesothelioma Modal chromosome number = 72 150 26.4
NCI-H1299 Lung Carcinoma; NSCLC Not specified 150 23.1
NCI-H2052 Lung Stage 4, mesothelioma Not specified 200 18.9
U-87 MG Brain Grade IV glioblastoma; astrocytoma Hypodiploid, modal chromosome number = 44 in 48% of cells 200 34.0
U-118 MG Brain Grade IV glioblastoma; astrocytoma Hypodiploid, modal chromosome number = 44 in 48% of cells 200 18.5
  1. *According to ATCC and/or NCI SKY/M-FISH & CGH Database.