TABLE 3.

Proportional contribution of sorted volumetric leucine incorporation rates of HNA cells, LNA cells, and CTC-positive cells to sorted volumetric leucine incorporation rate for total cellsa

Sampling region% of total volumetric leucine incorporation rate bya:
HNA cellsLNA cellsCTC-positive cells
Shelf116 (84-147)25 (14-36)7 (3-10)
Slope71 (44-99)25 (15-35)7 (3-12)
Basin82 (58-106)38 (26-51)14 (2-27)
  • a Values in parentheses are 95% confidence intervals. See the text for details on the calculations to determine the percent of volumetric leucine incorporation by the HNA, LNA, and CTC-positive populations.