TABLE 1

Comet tails at different concentrations of QS and QS-chitosan-mannitol-loaded NPs

SampleConcentrationComet tails
Negative control (untreated live cells)00
ChQS-NPs5,000 μg/ml7
QS5,000 μg/ml4
ChQS-NPs2,500 μg/ml5
ChQS-NPs312 μg/ml1
QS312 μg/ml2
ChQS-NPs10 μg/ml0
QS10 μg/ml0
Positive control (hydrogen peroxide)300 μM13