Table 2

Relative growth inhibition of three platinum compounds against human mesothelioma cell linesa

TumorCDDP IC50m)CBCDA IC50m)OXCDA IC50m)
VAMT-16.5 ± 1116 ± 2210.3 ± 2n = 3
JMN7.0 ± 1189 ± 2610.8 ± 2n = 3
  • a The cells were exposed to various concentrations of each agent for 3 h and then the agent was removed by washing the cells followed by resuspension in drug-free medium. Average of three experiments ± SE of the means.