Table 1.

Morphometric properties of CA1 pyramidal cells from the dorsal and ventral hippocampus

Cell morphologyMean cell body area (μm2)Mean total length of apical dendrite (μm)Mean diameter of the first-order apical dendrite (μm)Mean total length of basal dendrites (μm)
Dorsal (n = 5)267 ± 523918 ± 8913.48 ± 0.611602 ± 373
Ventral (n = 5)256 ± 223815 ± 4943.34 ± 0.081849 ± 271