Table 3.

Dendritic structure of molecular layer border granule cells exposed to status epilepticus versus control cells

No. of cellsBD length (μm)Soma area (μm2)AD numberAD branch pointsAD length
DGC-L layerIMLMMLOMLTotalEST. total
MLB Control210.0 (0–0)69.7 (36.8–119.6)2.0 (1–5)7.0 (3–11)18.3 (0–78)173.5 (112–304)431.4 (252–772)290.8 (159–681)926.2 (670–1657)1658.0 (1157–2194)
MLB SE200.0 (0–0)59.5 (40.9–103.2)2.0 (1–3)7.5 (4–10)20.7 (0–96)183.5 (82–286)373.1 (189–652)314.0 (132–696)891.7 (621–1441)1608.3 (1196–1963)
  • AD, Apical dendrite; DGC-L, DGC layer; MML, middle molecular layer; OML, outer molecular layer. Values are medians (range). No significant differences were found between groups.