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Table 1 Effect of Sn(IV)porphyrin on biological properties of Acanthamoeba castellanii

From: Photochemotherapeutic strategies against Acanthamoeba keratitis

  % Growth inhibition % Viability inhibition % Adhesion inhibition % Cytopathogenicity inhibition
Acanthamoeba + solvent 12%±2.1 2.1%±1.1 6.8%±0.4 11.7%±0.8
Acanthamoeba + Sn(IV)porphyrin (10μM) 51%±6.3 4.5%±0.3 12.7%±2.3 15.4%±2.2
Acanthamoeba + Sn(IV)porphyrin (50μM) 73%±4.4 7.3%±2.2 44%±4.1 58.8%±6.2
Acanthamoeba + Sn(IV)porphyrin (100μM) 98.2%±5.3 12.7%±1.3 67%±3.2 72.3%±5.2
  1. Data are presented as the mean ± standard error of three independent experiments performed in duplicate.