Table 1.

SOD activity in regions of the rat brain

RegionNon-TgTgFold Increase
U/mg ± SEMU/mg ± SEM
Cortex2.5  ± 0.214.3  ± 15.8
Striatum2.8  ± 0.318.2  ± 1.95.5
Hippocampus4.5  ± 0.523.5  ± 3.75.2
Brainstem5.2  ± 0.427  ± 2.65.3
Cerebellum4.4  ± 0.627.2  ± 3.96.2
Spinal cord4.5  ± 0.523.5  ± 3.75.2