Table 5

Cad6 quantification in the Pax6cortex [mean ± SD (in parentheses)].

GenotypeCortical area (cm2)Cortical width (cm)Cad6 area (cm2)Cad6 width (cm)Proportional areaProportional widthn
+/+0.086 (0.009)0.269 (0.016)0.035 (0.004)0.108 (0.010)0.416 (0.045)0.403 (0.029)12
+/−0.085 (0.004)0.267 (0.011)0.035 (0.005)0.103 (0.011)0.417 (0.049)0.386 (0.032)8
−/−0.070 (0.006)* 0.213 (0.017)* 0.009 (0.003)* 0.058 (0.010)* 0.134 (0.051)* 0.274 (0.048)* 8
  • * P < 0.001 (two-tailed t test); mutant value is significantly different from wild type and heterozygote combined.