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Table 2 Mean telomere length of control and immortalized cell lines.

From: Immortalized pathological human myoblasts: towards a universal tool for the study of neuromuscular disorders

Name Clone Number of divisions Telomere length, kb, mean ± SEM
CTRL C25Cl48 127 17.6 ± 0.3
CMD CMDCl12 42 20.8 ± 1.7
DMD DMDCl2 57.9 10.3 ± 0.1
FSHD FSHDCl17 37.9 24.8 ± 1.6
LGMD2B LGMD2Cl11 27.4 17.2 ± 3.0
OPMD OPMDCl2 47.6 20.0 ± 0.5
  1. CMD, congenital muscular dystrophy; DMD, Duchenne muscular dystrophy; FSHD, fascioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy; LGMD2B, limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2B; OPMD, oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy