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Table 1 Percentage (Mean ± SD) of BrdU+ cells in each subset of fetal thymocytes

From: Stage-specific changes in fetal thymocyte proliferation during the CD4-8- to CD4+8+ transition in wild type, Rag1-/-, and Hoxa3,Pax1 mutant mice

Group Total Cell
#(X105)
No. CD44+ CD25- CD44+ CD25+ CD44- CD25+ CD44- CD25- CD4+ CD8+ CD3+ In All
DN
wt Adult NC 8 2.04 ± 0.53* 15.83 ± 1.73* 15.38 ± 3.36* 34.73 ± 11.43 6.07 ± 1.19* 18.4 ± 5.14*
wt Fetal 42.72 ± 3.88 23 18.05 ± 8.67 20.99 ± 10.66 22.82 ± 8.33 41.78 ± 14.87 19.05 ± 8.12 27.6 ± 8.79
Pax1 +/- 32.14 ± 2.15 22 14.86 ± 8.97 19.12 ± 6.985 16.70 ± 5.47 35.32 ± 14.82 20.80 ± 10.0 24.3 ± 7.38
Hoxa3 +/- 29.25 ± 3.43 13 18.06 ± 9.20 22.87 ± 11.45 19.14 ± 8.73 29.89 ± 15.17 17.02 ± 10.04 21.2 ± 7.23
Pax1 -/- 22.38 ± 4.98 4 18.97 ± 11.50 21.67 ± 4.10 26.31 ± 7.35 45.59 ± 16.90 28.61 ± 9.46 24.8 ± 9.05
Hoxa3 +/- Pax1 -/- 7.96 ± 1.12 6 19.58 ± 8.52 25.28 ± 5.55 22.79 ± 4.56 44.87 ± 14.15 35.37 ± 6.414 25.8 ± 6.54
RAG null UC 14 16.57 ± 3.12 37.70 ± 7.89** 14.33 ± 3.16** - - 11.2 ± 3.3**
  1. * P < 0.01, significant differences between wild type fetal and adult.
  2. ** P < 0.01, significant differences with fetal wild type.
  3. *** NC: not count.