Table 4.

Measurement by Flow-FISH of telomere length in splenocytes and BM cells obtained from SCID and wild-type mice

MouseTelomere lengtha for:
SplenocytesBM cells
Scid 15.8055.79
Scid 25.6255.58
Scid 35.0253.195
Scid 44.654.02
Scid 54.85.835
Wt 12.823.285
Wt 22.8954.02
Wt 33.2853.39
Wt 43.542.265
Wt 53.1353.72
  • a Telomere length is expressed in arbitrary fluorescence units which have been normalized against a calibration curve on R and S cells (see Materials and Methods).