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Table 1 Limb paralysis scoring of hmSOD1 rats

From: Progressive changes in microglia and macrophages in spinal cord and peripheral nerve in the transgenic rat model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

score Number of Affected Limbs Limb Phenotype
8 0 normal gait and range of motion
7 1 paresis
6 1 paralysis
  2 paresis
5 2 1 paresis, 1 paralysis
  3 paresis
4 2 paralysis
  3 2 paresis, 1 paralysis
3 3 1 paresis, 2 paralysis
  4 3 paresis, 1 paralysis
2 3 paralysis
  4 2 paresis, 2 paralysis
1 4 1 paresis, 3 paralysis
0 4 paralysis
  1. Scoring criteria of motor impairment in hmSOD1 rats based on detection of limb paresis (limited movement) and paralysis (no movement).