Table 1:

Two-way ANOVA parameters for comparison among groups: cells from diestrus vs proestrus mice

Parameter (figure)Estrous cycle stageAntagonistsInteraction
Extracellular recordings
Firing frequency (Fig. 1C)F(1,42) = 37.3***F(1,42) = 3.0F(1,42) = 1.2
Bursts/5min (Fig. 1D)F(1,46) = 14.8***F(1,46) = 8.4**F(1,46) = 0.8
Whole-cell recordings
Input resistance (Fig. 2D)F(1,47) = 2.3F(1,47) = 7.5**aF(1,47) = 4.2*
Input resistance (Fig. 2C)F(1,37) = 1.7F(1,37) = 6.7*bF(1,37) = 1.2
Rebound: initial IF (Fig.2F)F(1,30) = 69.3***F(1,30) = 7.0*bF(1,30) = 80.3***
Rebound: overall frequency (Fig. 2G)F(1,34) = 34.8***F(1,34) = 7.3*bF(1,34) = 32.0***
First spike latency (Fig. 3B)F(1,37) = 0.8F(1,37) = 0.4bF(1,37) = 0.3
Rate of rise (Fig. 3C)F(1,37) = 0.6F(1,37) = 0.7bF(1,37) = 0.01
Threshold (Fig. 3D)F(1,37) = 0.1F(1,37) = 22.6***bF(1,37) = 3.8
FWHM (Fig. 3E)F(1,37) = 2.1F(1,37) = 2.8bF(1,37) = 0.2
AHP amplitude (Fig. 3F)F(1,37) = 0.7F(1,37) = 35.3***bF(1,37) = 0.1
AHP time (Fig. 3G)F(1,37) = 1.6F(1,37) = 26.2***bF(1,37) = 0.1
  • a Cesium antagonist.

  • b Tonic vs DIB.

  • *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01; ***p < 0.001.