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Table 1 Number of cells in an FFPE section and corresponding DNA yield

From: A streamlined method for analysing genome-wide DNA methylation patterns from low amounts of FFPE DNA

Sample Number of cells DNA yield (ng) 260/280 Size of FFPE sections
A 2.0 × 106 7760 1.86 30 × 25
B 1.9 × 106 6110 1.82 30 × 25
C 1.6 × 105 2060 1.59 25 × 25
D 2.3 × 106 2565 1.8 30 × 25
E 4.1 × 105 1435 1.78 25 × 25
F 6.5 × 104 340 1.48 25 × 25
G 1.1 × 105 405 1.77 25 × 25
H 1.4 × 105 4150 1.51 15 × 15