Table 1

Quantitative RT-PCR measurements of relative FMR1 mRNA levels

TissueRelative FMR1 mRNA levels
CarrierNormalRatio
*Mean of the five tissues = 1.45±0.12.
Peripheral blood leucocytes3.8±0.131.03.8
Amygdala*10.4±0.586.95±0.161.5
Frontal cortex*9.04±0.576.8±0.741.32
Hippocampus*7.1±0.415.2±0.481.4
Temporal cortex*15.3±0.859.3±0.721.6
Occipital cortex*5.18±0.273.62±0.261.4
Cerebellum6.1±0.367.11±0.350.9