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Table 1 Comparable tyrosine hydroxylase immunoreactive positive cell numbers in the control and methamphetamine (METH)-treated rats’ substantia nigra

From: In vivo long-lasting alterations of central serotonin transporter activity and associated dopamine synthesis after acute repeated administration of methamphetamine

Region/group Control (n = 5) Methamphetamine dose (mg/kg)
5 mg/kg (n = 7) 10 mg/kg (n = 6)
Substantia nigra pars compacta 33 ± 1.29 33.24 ± 2.15 32.06 ± 2.26
Substantia nigra pars reticulata 4.73 ± 0.55 3.7 ± 0.62 4.11 ± 0.81