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Table 3 Stained area fraction (SAF) in percent, for the antibodies used, when comparing females and males. Significance level is 0.05 is given in bold

From: Alzheimer’s disease neuropathological change and loss of matrix/neuropil in patients with idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus, a model of Alzheimer’s disease

  Value All Females Males Statistics/MWU
Number   95 45 50  
m ± SE 8.30 ± 0.84 9.93 ± 1.25 6.83 ± 1.11 p = 0.060
HPτ m ± SE 1.04 ± 0.32 1.51 ± 0.57 0.62 ± 0.33 p = 0.022
NeuN m ± SE 7.50 ± 0.23 7.34 ± 0.30 7.68 ± 0.35 ns
HuC/HuD m ± SE 8.74 ± 0.29 8.38 ± 0.42 9.08 ± 0.40 p = 0.060
  1. Amyloid β, HPτ Hyperphosphorylatedτ, NeuN NEUronal Nuclei, HuC/HuD Embryonic lethal abnormal visual system proteins (nELAV) 3 and 4 human homolog HuC/HuD, Syp, Synaptophysin, MWU Mann Whitney U test, the significance level is at 0.05; m ± SE, mean ± standard error of mean