Table 2

The average number of glial cells in the ventral white matter of rat spinal cords
Time post-SCI (h) Distances caudal from the epicenter (mm)
0.0 0.5 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0
Sham 41.4 ± 0.7 41.3 ± 1.8 41.6 ± 2.5 40.0 ± 1.3 40.5 ± 0.9 42.3 ± 1.5 41.1 ± 2.7 39.3 ± 2.4 40.0 ± 3.1
1 35.7 ± 4.9 34.2 ± 0.4 34.8 ± 3.1 37.2 ± 1.2 33.2 ± 0.7 37.9 ± 0.4 39.4 ± 0.4 39.3 ± 0.5 39.2 ± 1.6
6 28.9 ± 4.0 32.0 ± 3.8 30.1 ± 8.3 33.8 ± 4.2 33.5 ± 2.2 34.6 ± 3.2 36.7 ± 0.7 34.8 ± 2.4 35.6 ± 0.3
12 26.1 ± 8.1 27.0 ± 5.4 28.3 ± 6.7 33.5 ± 4.0 37.2 ± 4.9 34.1 ± 3.1 34.2 ± 3.3 35.7 ± 2.8 35.7 ± 0.3
24 13.7 ± 6.6 18.4 ± 1.1 23.0 ± 3.9 22.2 ± 4.2 34.1 ± 5.5 36.8 ± 4.8 35.1 ± 2.2 35.7 ± 4.0 36.2 ± 0.3
48 10.9 ± 5.3 12.7 ± 6.1 17.2 ± 8.0 21.8 ± 9.7 36.8 ± 3.4 34.4 ± 5.3 38.1 ± 0.8 32.3 ± 0.7 38.5 ± 0.8
72 14.0 ± 1.5 28.3 ± 11.5 32.1 ± 9.0 38.1 ± 6.2 34.8 ± 4.5 39.3 ± 4.3 41.7 ± 2.07 37.3 ± 0.7 40.3 ± 4.4
168 28.7 ± 21 42.8 ± 17.3 47.6 ± 3.4 41.7 ± 5.4 42.2 ± 7.0 39.4 ± 4.3 40.2 ± 2.8 34 ± 8.1 34 ± 7.2

The number of glial cells at different times post-SCI and different distances from the epicenter was presented as mean ± SD (n = 3 for all).

Ling et al.

Ling et al. BMC Neuroscience 2013 14:146   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-14-146

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