Control Akita/+
Pericytes (PC) 46.7 ± 2.6 (6) 34.7 ± 1.7 (6)*
Endothelial Cell (EC) 110.8 ± 2.0 (6) 122.1 ± 8.7 (6)*
EC/PC Ratio 2.54 ± 0.22 (6) 3.13 ± 0.14 (6)*
*p<0.01. The number of retinas (mice) counted is given in parentheses
Table 1: Number of pericytes and endothelial cells per-reticle square (100μm2) in 7-month-old wild type (control) and Akita/+male mice (Density; Mean ± SD).