Table 3.

Effects of cycloheximide and actinomycin D on early neuronal death in the cervical spinal cord

GroupPyknotic cells/section (Mean ± SD)n
PBS31.8  ± 7.513
Cycloheximide3.0  ± 2.2*10
Actinomycin D1.5  ± 1.0*6
  • *p < 0.001; t tests.