Table 2: Summary of post mortem subject demography

From: Molecular evidence of synaptic pathology in the CA1 region in schizophrenia

  Control (n=20) Schizophrenia (n=20)
Brain pH 6.6±0.3 6.6±0.3
Post mortem interval (h) 26.1±12.8 28.3±10.1
RNA integrity number 7.2±0.7 7.2±0.5
Age at death (years) 58.2±12.6 55.5±13.5
Gender 2 F, 18 M 9 F, 11 M
Hemisphere 13 R, 7 L 10 R, 10 L
Age of disease onset (years) 23.5±6.8
Duration of illness (years) 32.05±13.7
Manner of death (natural/suicide) 20/0 16/4
Lifetime antipsychotic drug medication (standardized chlorpromazine equivalent, mg) 668±421
Antidepressant history (yes/no) 12
  1. Abbreviations: F, female; L, left; M, male; R, right.
  2. Data are expressed as mean±s.d.