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Table 1 Mitotic indices for control, TSA- and 5-AC-treated nuclei in maize root tips.

From: Trichostatin A and 5-azacytidine both cause an increase in global histone H4 acetylation and a decrease in global DNA and H3K9 methylation during mitosis in maize

  Control TSA 5-AC
  Mean SE Mean SE Mean SE
Mitosis 4.989% 0.098% 3.989% 0.023% 3.700% 0.101%
Prophase 2.376% 0.049% 1.822% 0.016% 1.823% 0.064%
Metaphase 1.152% 0.055% 1.462% 0.006% 1.378% 0.025%
Anaphase 0.873% 0.042% 0.424% 0.018% 0.280% 0.006%
Telophase 0.588% 0.033% 0.281% 0.006% 0.219% 0.011%
Total Number 5567.667 161.632 5815 93.675 5971 164.257