Table 2

Experimentally determined hydrodynamic radii and observed permeability coefficients across RBEC monolayers for Lucifer yellow and FITC-dextrans
   Molecule Molecular weight (kDa) Hydrodynamic radius (nm) Mean paracellular transport (× 10-6cm/sec) SEM (× 10-6cm/sec)
Lucifer Yellow 0.5 0.49 2.22 0.137
4 kDa FITC-Dextran 4 1.40 1.00 0.201
10 kDa FITC-Dextran 10 2.30 0.46 0.117
20 kDa FITC-Dextran 20 3.30 0.38 0.142
40 kDa FITC-Dextran 40 4.50 0.16 0.038
70 kDa FITC-Dextran 70 6.00 0.14 0.049

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Watson et al. BMC Neuroscience 2013 14:59   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-14-59

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