Table 2

Confocal analysis of Pygo2 wild-type, heterozygous, and null E18.5 kidneys on the Pygo1 null background.

Genotype

Ureteric tip

Condensing mesenchyme


Ureteric tips/mm2

SD

n

Mesenchyme condensate size (μm)

SD

n


Pygo2+/+

196

8.36

3

16.2

1.09

3

Pygo2+/-

191

11.6

7

15.6

1.18

5

Pygo2-/-

147*

12.2

7

20.9 *

1.12

5


*Significant change (P < 0.01) between the three groups.

SD, Standard deviation; n, number

Schwab et al. BMC Biology 2007 5:15   doi:10.1186/1741-7007-5-15

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