Table I.

Quantitative comparison of neurite development in cultured hippocampal neurons

Neurite length after 3 d in culture
Genotype map2map1bAxonMinor process
Mean ± SDnMean ± SDn
μmμm
+/− +/+186.4 ± 54.4a9043.5 ± 18.4a424
−/− +/+153.2 ± 49.8a9041.0 ± 17.5a391
+/− −/−107.6 ± 41.39032.6 ± 12.7a389
−/− −/−101.0 ± 41.89027.7 ± 11.3380
  • a Significantly different from map2−/−map1b−/− mice at P < 0.01 using the post hoc test. Values based on three independent experiments. n, number of neurites examined.