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Table 2 Quantitative analysis of microglia density and percentage of particular microglia type in spinal cord (Ipsi. and Contral. indicate surgery and intact sides, respectively).

From: Selective activation of microglia in spinal cord but not higher cortical regions following nerve injury in adult mouse

     Cell type (%)
Lamina   Density (number/mm 2 ) Ramified Hypertrophied Mono-polar Bipolar
   Ipsi. Contral. Ipsi. Contral. Ipsi. Contral. Ipsi. Contral. Ipsi. Contral.
I control 373.3 ± 14.2 327.0 ± 47.8 91.7 ± 1.7 90.0 ± 0.9 0 0 8.3 ± 1.7 10.0 ± 0.9 0 0
  injury 692.0 ± 22.5 373.3 ± 16.2 (**) 18.7 ± 2.7 89.4 ± 2.9 (**) 37.3 ± 3.8 0 (**) 14.8 ± 1.5 10.6 ± 2.9 29.2 ± 5.6 0
II control 275 ± 39.6 228.7 ± 27.6 84.4 ± 2.8 83.3 ± 1.9 0 0 7.1 ± 2.1 8.3 ± 1.6 8.4 ± 2.1 8.3 ± 1.6
  injury 532.3 ± 15.1 251 ± 57.8 (**) 18.2 ± 1.5 86.0 ± 2.3 (**) 52.7 ± 2.2 0 (**) 21.8 ± 1.3 6.0 ± 3.4 7.3 ± 0.3 8.0 ± 1.5
III control 203.0 ± 14.7 214 ± 30.1 85.0 ± 2.3 90.5 ± 1.4 0 0 8.8 ± 2.6 4.8 ± 0.3 6.2 ± 0.3 4.7 ± 2.1
  injury 376.3 ± 60.2 253.0 ± 46.3 (**) 47.8 ± 2.0 88.9 ± 1.2 (**) 26.1 ± 0.9 0 (**) 21.7 ± 4.7 5.3 ± 1.8 4.3 ± 2.9 5.8 ± 0.6
IV control 182.2 ± 59.8 194.0 ± 45.7 85.7 ± 1.6 87.7 ± 1.7 0 0 9.5 ± 0.8 8.3 ± 1.7 4.8 ± 2.0 4.0 ± 0.9
  injury 235.7 ± 18.0 203.0 ± 39.5 81.3 ± 1.2 85.7 ± 1.4 3.1 ± 1.2 0 6.3 ± 0.9 7.1 ± 1.2 9.3 ± 3.2 7.2 ± 0.3
V control 184.3 ± 12.7 191.3 ± 60.1 89.5 ± 1.5 86.4 ± 2.3 0 0 5.3 ± 1.2 8.1 ± 1.8 5.2 ± 0.3 5.5 ± 0.6
  injury 237.3 ± 30.1 190.3 ± 24.8 78.4 ± 1.7 81.5 ± 1.6 2.7 ± 0.9 0 10.8 ± 1.4 7.4 ± 0.8 8.1 ± 2.3 11.1 ± 2.0
VI control 147.0 ± 13.5 137.3 ± 17.6 85.7 ± 1.7 86.7 ± 3.8 0 0 7.1 ± 0.8 6.7 ± 1.5 7.1 ± 1.2 6.6 ± 2.4
  injury 162.7 ± 3.5 146.0 ± 20.1 76.0 ± 1.8 80.0 ± 2.1 0 0 13.3 ± 1.5 9.8 ± 2.4 10.7 ± 1.9 10.2 ± 1.2
VII control 101.0 ± 12.5 116.7 ± 15.5 81.6 ± 2.3 85.7 ± 1.6 0 1.6 ± 1.6 10.2 ± 1.8 7.9 ± 1.4 8.1 ± 0.6 4.8 ± 0.7
  injury 171.7 ± 9.7 118.7 ± 14.1 (**) 75.7 ± 2.0 84.0 ± 2.3 1.3 ± 1.3 0 11.7 ± 1.4 10.0 ± 1.9 11.3 ± 1.2 6.0 ± 2.7
VIII control 124.3 ± 46.2 114.0 ± 34.4 85.7 ± 2.3 84.2 ± 1.8 0 0 9.5 ± 0.9 5.3 ± 0.5 4.8 ± 1.5 10.5 ± 2.0
  injury 134.3 ± 10.4 149.0 ± 23.5 80.0 ± 1.2 83.7 ± 2.2 0 0 6.7 ± 0.7 5.5 ± 1.0 13.3 ± 1.2 10.8 ± 1.4
IX control 145.3 ± 14.1 156.3 ± 19.2 87.0 ± 2.9 87.3 ± 1.5 0 0 4.3 ± 0.6 8.5 ± 1.2 8.7 ± 2.3 4.2 ± 0.5
  injury 535.0 ± 61.9 138.6 ± 12.1 (**) 8.9 ± 2.7 86.7 ± 2.1 (**) 75.0 ± 2.8 3.7 ± 0.7(**) 12.5 ± 1.5 4.8 ± 1.2 3.6 ± 1.2 4.8 ± 0.5
X control 175.3 ± 42.3 167.0 ± 49.4 77.8 ± 1.2 82.5 ± 1.4 0 0 11.1 ± 0.9 12.5 ± 0.9 11.1± 2.0 5.0 ± 1.2
  injury 263.0 ± 40.6 165.3 ± 49.7 76.7 ± 2.9 75.0 ± 0.3 0 0 15.0 ± 1.5 12.5 ± 1.2 8.3 ± 2.3 12.5 ± 0.9