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Table 3 Percentage of tocotrienols-treated A549 and U87MG cells categorized at different stages of apoptosis

From: Cytotoxicity and apoptotic activities of alpha-, gamma- and delta-tocotrienol isomers on human cancer cells

Treatment at IC50 Cells categorized at different phases of apoptosis (%)
  A549 U87MG
  Early Mid Late Early Mid Late
Alpha-tocotrienol 57.6 28.5 15.1 22.3 70.7 8.8
Gamma-tocotrienol 11.4 63.1 26.3 35.4 48.2 17.1
Delta-tocotrienol 6.0 36.4 58.9 4.3 23.8 73.1
  1. Values are calculated based on 200 cells.