Table 1

Cad8 Quantification in the Emx2cortex [mean ± SD (in parentheses)].

GenotypeCortical area (cm2)Cortical length (cm)Cad8 area (cm2)Cad8 length (cm)Proportional areaProportional lengthn
+/+0.069 (0.013)0.405 (0.037)0.008 (0.002)0.073 (0.013)0.114 (0.017)0.180 (0.028)8
+/−0.076 (0.010)0.424 (0.018)0.009 (0.002)0.085 (0.015)0.122 (0.027)0.200 (0.035)12
−/−0.046 (0.011)* 0.317 (0.031)* 0.014 (0.005)* 0.122 (0.026)* 0.298 (0.066)* 0.383 (0.050)* 10
  • * P < 0.001 (two-tailed t test); mutant value is significantly different from wild type and heterozygote combined.