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Table 3 Quantitative results of HSV-1 isolation in HCE and Vero based on number of IF present in each shell vial.

From: Comparison of an immortalized human corneal epithelial cell line with Vero cells in the isolation of Herpes simplex virus-1 for the laboratory diagnosis of Herpes simplex keratitis

No. of IF No. (%) of samples in cell line
  HCE Vero
1–10 4 (100) 0 (0)
11–20 3 (100) 1 (33.3)
> 20 3 (100) 3 (100)
Total 10 (100) 4 (40)