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Table 1 Viable cell yields of dissociated brain tumors and brain tissue

From: A non-aggressive, highly efficient, enzymatic method for dissociation of human brain-tumors and brain-tissues to viable single-cells

Tissue type (grouped) Tissue subtype N = NP/Disp Mean × 106 cells/g STD × 106 Range × 106 cells/g
All glial tumors All primary glial tumors 21/15 102 70 19–376
Oli (23) Oli-2 5/6 107 106 19–376
Oli-3 81 44 30–112
OliAst (23) OliAst-2 1/2 96 1 96–97
OliAst-3 87 87
Ast (23) Ast-2 6/1 111 18 100–132
AA 135 72 37–189
GBM GBM 9/6 70 42 21–136
Mets Melanoma + lung 4/1 64 35 34–117
Epil + brain Epileptic focus 5/0 115 7 110–120
Brain 289 330 99–670