Table 4

Mammary cancer prevention by GGMSC or MSC given for 1 month after MNU administrationa

TreatmentTumor incidenceTotal no. of tumors
None25/3063
GGMSC12/30b36b
MSC10/30b32b
  • a Rats were given either GGMSC or MSC at 3 ppm Se for 1 month after MNU administration, and then switched back to a basal diet containing 0.1 ppm Se. The basal diet was continued for 5 more months until the end of the experiment.

  • b P < 0.05, compared with the corresponding control value.