Table 1

Cross-sectional area of basilar artery ( ± S E) and InRα expression on the endothelial cells

InRα expression

Rank difference


Groups

n

Cross-sectional area (μm2)

0

1

2


Control

5

462127.9 ± 74755.82

0

0

5

SAH

10

233099.2 ± 16750.12*

8

2

0

24.80*

SAH + Vc

10

237819.6 ± 21703.01*

7

2

1

22.00*

SAH + In

10

221113.6 ± 43456.86*

6

4

0

21.60*

SAH + In + Vc

10

425529.9 ± 45502.98

0

3

7

3.60


In: insulin; Vc: vitamin C; *: P < 0.01 compared to control group; Δ: P < 0.01 compared to SAH + In + Vc group; InRα expression: 0 (negative), 1 (positive), and 2 (strongly positive).

Li et al. BMC Neuroscience 2011 12:77   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-12-77

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