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Table 1 Effect of substances on NIH 3T3 cell viability and cell growth

From: A homeopathic remedy from arnica, marigold, St. John’s wort and comfrey accelerates in vitro wound scratch closure of NIH 3T3 fibroblasts

Substance Dilution Cell survival [%] Cell growth [%]
   24h 48h 48h
0712-1 1/10 83.3 ± 1.2   83.0 ± 2.7
0712-1 1/100 92.3 ± 0.6 92.3 ± 3.2 86.7 ± 2.5
0712-1 1/1000 98.7 ± 1.5 95.0 ± 2.7 93.7 ± 0.6
0712-2 1/10 83.0 ± 1.0 82.3 ± 0.6 81.3 ± 2.1
0712-2 1/100 92.7 ± 3.8 93.0± 0.2 90.7 ± 3.2
0712-2 1/1000 93.3 ± 1.2 95.7 ± 1.2 96.0 ± 1.0
0712-3 1/10 97.0 ± 3.0 93.3 ± 0.6 91.3 ± 1.5
0712-3 1/100 99.3 ± 4.9 96.0 ± 2.0 94.0 ± 2.0
0712-3 1/1000 103.7 ± 2.1 99.7 ± 1.2 95.0 ± 2.0
pos.ctrl DMEM n.d. n.d. 140.5 ± 9.5
  5% FCS
  1. Exerted effects of substances were standardized to untreated controls. n.d.- not detected. Results are presented as average ± SD from three independent experiments performed in triplicates. Cell survival was assessed with the WST-1 assay, cell growth with the BrdU assay.