Table 1.

Analysis of blood samples

Blood cell counts
Day 1 Red blood cellsDay 1 PlateletsDay 7 Red blood cellsDay 7 PlateletsDay 21 Red blood cellsDay 21 Platelets
Treatment groupsHemocytometer / Flow cytometerHemocytometer / Flow cytometerHemocytometer / Flow cytometerHemocytometer / Flow cytometerHemocytometer / Flow cytometerHemocytometer / Flow cytometer
Nano-enabled lomustine (13 mg/kg) formulation83* / 8061* / 71*93 / 10956* / 7794 / 10897 / 108
Ethanolic lomustine (1.2 mg/kg) formulation96 / 8999 / 9699 / 12779* / 8298 / 11992 / 108
Both hemocytometer and flow cytometer analysis showed no effect of either formulation on the white blood cells of treated mice
* = Significantly different from untreated mice;
p < 0.05
Statistical analysis by one way ANOVA with Tukey's post hoc test