Table 2

A comparison of least square mean absorbance values obtained from a tetrazolium conversion assay measuring total number of viable cells across drug treatment groups in ovarian carcinoma cell lines

Caov-3 cell lineaOVCAR-3 cell linebSKOV-3 cell linec
ASA vs. acetaminophen<0.0001d0.0134d0.1087d
ASA vs. COX-2 inhibitor<0.0001d<0.0001d<0.0001d
Acetaminophen vs. COX-2 inhibitor<0.0001d<0.0001d<0.0001d
  • a Least square mean absorbance values for ASA, acetaminophen, and COX-2 inhibitor groups were 0.6387, 0.4522, and 0.2484, respectively.

  • b Least square mean absorbance values for ASA, acetaminophen, and COX-2 inhibitor groups were 0.2295, 0.2542, and 0.1092, respectively.

  • c Least square mean absorbance values for ASA, acetaminophen, and COX-2 inhibitor groups were 0.6071, 0.5649, and 0.3508, respectively.

  • d P were obtained using a General Linear Model procedure.