Table 2.

Statistical assessments of nearest neighbor distances

Bouton 1Bouton 2Bouton 3Bouton 4Bouton 5Bouton 6
No. of LVs 118 125 118 64 229 130
LV (actual) to AZ: mean ± SD (nm)133 ± 85161 ± 96122 ± 69
LV (random) to AZ: range of 250 means (nm)149–207191–246127–166
p = rank/251<0.004<0.004<0.004
LV (actual) to FCs: mean ± SD (nm)99 ± 72112 ± 68100 ± 5687 ± 63102 ± 6179 ± 50
LV (random) to FCs: range of 250 means (nm)97–147118–15390–11985–129124–15784–110
p = rank/251<0.008<0.004<0.140<0.008<0.004<0.004
Number of AZs 149 126 165
AZ (actual) to FC: mean ± SD (nm)79 ± 6279 ± 4068 ± 53
AZ (random) to FC: range of 250 means (nm)111–153109–13795–121
p = rank/251<0.004<0.004<0.004