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Table 1 Distribution of cells in the four quadrants of the scatter plot in three different age groups. The UR cells with high ABCG2 expression and high N/C ratio were designated as stem cells. The stem cell content significantly decreased with ageing (rho = − 0.88 and p < 0.001)

From: Identification, quantification and age-related changes of human trabecular meshwork stem cells

Age group Percentage of cells (Mean ± SD)
LL UL LR UR
< 30 years 29.75 ± 10.2 43.0 ± 12.4 5.75 ± 4.6 21.0 ± 1.4
30–60 years 37.0 ± 20.5 44.2 ± 19.8 6.8 ± 5.8 12.6 ± 6.6
> 60 years 65.0 ± 18.2 23.8 ± 13.6 7.4 ± 4.7 4.0 ± 3.5
  1. UR = upper right; UL = upper left; LL = lower left; LR = lower right