Table 1.

Effect of exposure to 100 μM BBS in vitro

Time of exposure to 100 μM BBS (h)Polyamine content (pmol mg protein−1)a(n = 3)
PutrescineSpermidineSpermine
0686 ± 121645 ± 311376 ± 97
3637 ± 45625 ± 120353 ± 39
12535 ± 66445 ± 94286 ± 22
12 (untreated)628 ± 88670 ± 94399 ± 82
  • a The data are means with standard deviations.