Table 3

Characteristics of human controls and people who died by suicide from whom brain samples were taken

CaseSexAge (yr)RINCause of deathPost mortem time (h)
1Male556.7Acute myocardial infarction1
2Male376.1Accidental electric shock8
3Male816.0Acute heart failure5
4Male316.2Suicide8
5Male416.5Suicide4
6Male496.1Suicide4.5
  • RIN = RNA integrity number.