TABLE 2.

Portions and ratios of nuclease-resistant positive-strand, negative-strand, and protease-resistant NS5B in CRCs

ParameteraExpt 1Expt 2
% Protease-resistant NS5B2.52.2
% Nuclease-resistant positive-strand RNA∼100∼100
% Nuclease-resistant negative-strand RNA∼100∼100
Positive-strand/negative-strand RNA ratio12 ± 36 ± 2
NS5B/negative-strand RNA ratio1,200 ± 400700 ± 400
NS5B/positive-strand RNA ratio100 ± 20110 ± 50
  • a Ratios are given as the mean and standard deviation of four nuclease-treated samples.