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Table 1 Motility comparison assay

From: Characterization of taurine as anti-obesity agent in C. elegans

[Taurine]
Strain 0 1 5 10 (μg/ml)
N2 d0 d++ d+++ d+++
tub-1 d0 d+ d0 d+
  1. Worms were grown on taurine-containing or free media. The distance of worm’s movement was compared among the taurine treatments. “do” refers to the distance the worms moved on the taurine–free media. “+” denotes an approximate 10% increase in mobility according to the length of path left on the media.