Table 2: Baseline characteristics of tissue specimen

From: Region-specific alterations of A-to-I RNA editing of serotonin 2c receptor in the cortex of suicides with major depression

Tissue characteristicsControl (n=8)MDD (n=8)Control versus MDD P-value
Weight (mg)78.7 (8.6)79.4 (4.8)0.328
pH6.6 (0.05)6.7 (0.05)0.382
RNA integrity number (RIN)7.7 (0.2)7.7 (0.2)0.908
Post-mortem interval (hours)13.1 (2.3)18.2 (2.2)0.161
  1. Abbraviations: MDD, major depressive disorder; RIN, RNA integrity number.
  2. Data represent mean value (s.e.m.) and statistical analysis were performed using Wilcoxon rank-sum test (P-values of main characteristics are shown).