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Table 2 Ciliary beat direction (n = 3)

From: Long-term preservation of planar cell polarity in reversed tracheal epithelium

  Percentage of ciliated cells Mean direction
Within ±45° of pharyngeal direction Within ±45° of lung direction  
Control, 2 months 95.9% ± 2.9%* 0%+ 3.1°#
Inversion, 2 months 0.7% ± 1.2%+ 97.3% ± 2.1%* 177.5°#
Inversion, 4 months 0%+ 95.3% ± 2.1%* 178.6°#
Inversion, 6 months 0.8% ± 0.8%+ 95.3% ± 2.5%* 173.6°#
  1. *p = 0.654, +p = 0.509, #p = 0.806