Average myelinated fiber and respective axon diameters of the right sural nerve of young (20 weeks old) male and female SHR and WKY. Note the trend towards smaller values on the distal segments in WKY nerves and an inversion of this trend in SHR. * indicates difference compared to WKY (unpaired Student's t-test). No differences between sides were detected (unpaired Student's t-test).
Sanada et al. BMC Neuroscience 2012 13:24 doi:10.1186/1471-2202-13-24