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Table 3 Hematological measurements in nude mice bearing MDA-MB-231 breast carcinoma xenografts after supplementation with (+) or without (-) synthetic Vitamin E (2000 IU/kg food) (mean ± SE, numbers of mice in parentheses) for two weeks.

From: High dietary level of synthetic vitamin E on lipid peroxidation, membrane fatty acid composition and cytotoxicity in breast cancer xenograft and in mouse host tissue

Vitamin E supplement WBC m/μl RBC m/μl PLT k/μl
- (3) 0.62 ± 0.14 8.77 ± 0.04 471 ± 173
+ (4) 1.04 ± 0.43 8.50 ± 0.15 461 ± 130
  1. WBC, RBC, and PLT counts were not significantly different due to diet.