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Table 3 The effect of glycine and GABA on astrocytic and neuronal membrane resistance

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

Region Cell type ΔRM (Gly) [%] P ΔRM (GABA) [%] P
IC Astrocyte +8.4 ± 3.6 (15) 0.018 n.s. sc +1.1 ± 4.4 (15) 0.403 n.s. sc
Neuron -97.9 ± 0.5 (11) 0.000 ***sc −98.9 ± 0.1 (11) 0.000 ***sc
HC Astrocyte +2.9 ± 4.0 (6) 0.252 n.s. sc −7.6 ± 1.1 (8) 0.000 ***sc
Neuron −41.2 ± 6.2 (4) 0.004 *sc −73.5 ± 5.7 (5) 0.000 ***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 3 comparisons, n.s. Not significant, *sc: P < 0.017, ***sc: P < 0.0003. For critical significance levels, see Methods section. ΔRM is given for t1 (1 s after focal application of neurotransmitter)