Table 3

Cad6 lateral cortex quantification in theEmx2 cortex [mean ± SD (in parentheses)].

GenotypeCortical area (cm2)Cortical length (cm)Cad6 area (cm2)Cad6 length (cm)Proportional areaProportional lengthn
+/+0.067 (0.007)0.414 (0.011)0.032 (0.004)0.370 (0.030)0.482 (0.089)0.896 (0.074)5
+/−0.060 (0.007)0.392 (0.020)0.035 (0.005)0.356 (0.026)0.582 (0.042)0.907 (0.040)8
−/−0.039 (0.007)* 0.328 (0.036)* 0.012 (0.004)* 0.202 (0.015)* 0.293 (0.068)* 0.618 (0.047)* 6
  • * P < 0.001 (two-tailed t test); mutant value is significantly different from wild type and heterozygote combined.