Table 2.

Velocity of EB3-GFP dashes in neurons and glia

Neuronal compartmentAverage velocity2-a (number of dashes measured)
Hippocampal cultures
 Cell body0.22 ± 0.06 (64)
 Neurites0.22 ± 0.04 (52)
 Neurite forward0.22 ± 0.06 (91)
 Neurite backward0.21 ± 0.08 (20)
 Growth cone0.20 ± 0.07 (35)
 Glia0.43 ± 0.11 (63)
 Retracting axons2-b0.35 ± 0.06 (37)
PC cultures
 Dendrite forward0.24 ± 0.07 (60)
 Dendrite backward0.26 ± 0.07 (21)
 Axon forward0.21 ± 0.04 (75)
 Axon backward0.24 ± 0.04 (8)
 Cell body0.22 ± 0.05 (20)
 Golgi cell0.28 ± 0.05 (12)
 Glia0.44 ± 0.11 (42)
  • F2-a μm/sec ± SD.

  • F2-b EB3-GFP velocity derived from infected hippocampal cultures.