Table 2.

Effect of methionine stress on MGMT levels in pancreatic tumor cell lines

Tumor lineMGMT (fmol/mg protein)
ControlUnder methionine stress*
BxPC3375 ± 2230 ± 4
PANC1692 ± 3732 ± 3
MiaPaCa2880 ± 4529 ± 4
CFPAC1943 ± 3938 ± 8
CAPAN11,123 ± 5534 ± 6
CAPAN21,456 ± 8933 ± 9
  • * Grown in homocysteine medium for 6 days. Average of six determinations ± SD.