Table 1

Overview of external data sets analysed in the present study

Description

Reference

Data set

Platform

Replicates

Represented1

Differentially expressed2


Developing rat brain

Stead JD et al. 2006

From journal webpage3

Affymetrix Rn 230

6

32

29

Mouse neurons, astrocytes, oligo-dendrocytes

Cahoy JD et al. 2008

GSE9566

Affymetrix Mm 430 2.0

1-6

42

31

Mouse neuronal subtypes

Sugino K et al. 2005

GSE2882

Affymetrix Mm 430 2.0

3

51

38


Note: Number of the 65 cortex subregion enriched genes 1represented by probes in the data set and 2showing differential expression among sample groups. 3Only pre-processed data available.

Stansberg et al. BMC Neuroscience 2011 12:15   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-12-15

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