Table 1.

The effect of the CaMKIIα 3′UTR on the localization of RNA-containing granules

ConstructNumber of dendrites analyzedFarthest distance granules found from cell bodyNumber of dendrites used in β-gal comparisonDendrite length-containing granules (%)
MS2 binding site empty vector10126  ± 18 μm1330  ± 23
MS2 binding site + 3′UTR9360  ± 33 μm4888  ± 23