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Table 2 Glycine- and GABA-induced inward current and depolarization in IC and HC astrocytes

From: Expression of functional inhibitory neurotransmitter transporters GlyT1, GAT-1, and GAT-3 by astrocytes of inferior colliculus and hippocampus

Region IGly (max) [pA] P IGABA (max) [pA] P Ratio P ΔEM (Gly) [mV] P ΔEM (GABA) [mV] P Ratio P
IC 173 ± 28 (13) 0.200
n.s. sc
327 ± 35 (14) 0.009
* sc
1.9 0.002
** sc
3.0 ± 0.8 (8) 0.374
n.s. sc
7.2 ± 0.8 (7) 0.041
n.s. sc
2.4 0.003
** sc
HC 141 ± 20 (10) 504 ± 67 (7) 3.6 0.001
** sc
2.6 ± 0.5 (6) 10.6 ± 1.6 (7) 4.1 0.002
** sc
  1. The data are given as mean ± SEM. The number of experiments is given in parenthesis. IC Inferior colliculus, HC Hippocampus, P Probability value, sc Šidák corrected significance level for 2 comparisons, n.s. Not significant, *sc: P < 0.025, **P < 0.005. For critical significance levels, see Methods section