Table 1

Characterization of CMVs

MouseRatGuinea PigRabbitDog
ALP36.3  ± 7.029.4  ± 8.72.4  ± 0.920.8  ± 1.139.8  ± 8.7
γ-GTPase3.6  ± 0.733.9  ± 5.546.1  ± 5.521.4  ± 2.850.5  ± 21.8
LAP11.8  ± 1.224.9  ± 1.519.2  ± 1.42.8  ± 1.42.6  ± 0.8
Inside-out ratio (%)38.8  ± 8.237.3  ± 2.134.6  ± 1.732.1  ± 1.937.4  ± 2.3

Enrichment of the marker enzymes in CMVs compared with liver homogenate as well as the fraction of inside-out CMVs were measured. Results are mean ± S.E. of three independent preparations.