Table 1

Blood parameters of SD rats treated with the different formulations for 3 weeks
Parameters Formulation (n = 6, p > 0.05)
110-nm GEM-ANPs 406-nm GEM-ANPs Gemcitabine ANPs Control
Normal dose High dose Normal dose High dose Normal dose High dose High dose -
WBC (109/L) 7.3 ± 1.1 5.3 ± 2.0 6.1 ± 1.2 5.1 ± 2.2 6.1 ± 1.3 4.8 ± 2.8 8.2 ± 2.2 7.3 ± 1.9
RBC (1012/L) 5.6 ± 1.8 6.2 ± 1.6 6.2 ± 2.1 6.1 ± 1.1 6.5 ± 2.9 6.0 ± 2.0 6.6 ± 2.9 6.4 ± 1.2
Hb (g/L) 130.0 ± 23.0 134.0 ± 20.0 141.0 ± 14.0 138.0 ± 16.0 139.0 ± 20.0 132.0 ± 16.0 148.0 ± 23.0 143.0 ± 19.0
ALT (U/L) 44.8 ± 14.0 52.5 ± 12.9 46.0 ± 11.3 54.3 ± 12.8 51.8 ± 15.3 60.2 ± 21.9 44.7 ± 11.5 48.8 ± 13.2
AST (U/L) 109.1 ± 22.1 128.0 ± 31.8 115.5 ± 26.0 113.1 ± 26.9 129.4 ± 28.1 136.3 ± 33.4 113.3 ± 28.4 109.5 ± 25.7
Cr (mM/L) 7.1 ± 2.4 8.7 ± 3.2 6.2 ± 1.5 7.8 ± 2.07 6.1 ± 1.9 7.4 ± 2.2 4.9 ± 1.5 6.1 ± 1.6
BUN (μM/L) 41.0 ± 15.1 45.5 ± 17.3 35.4 ± 16.0 40.9 ± 19.5 36.1 ± 18.2 45.0 ± 13.7 47.2 ± 16.2 41.3 ± 18.6

Li et al.

Li et al. Nanoscale Research Letters 2013 8:176   doi:10.1186/1556-276X-8-176

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