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Table 2 Expression of CLAUDIN-10, CLAUDIN-14, CLAUDIN-17 and clinic pathological characteristics in gastric cancer patients

From: The distinct expression patterns of claudin-10, -14, -17 and E-cadherin between adjacent non-neoplastic tissues and gastric cancer tissues

Item n CLAUDIN-10(+) CLAUDIN-10(-) P n CLAUDIN-14(+) CLAUDIN-14(-) P n CLAUDIN-17(+) CLAUDIN-17(-) P
Gastric cancer tissue 50 12 38 <0.01 50 29 21 <0.01 50 9 41 <0.01
Adjacent tissue 50 36 14   50 12 38   50 35 15  
Gender             
Male 34 8 28 0.664* 34 20 14 0.355* 34 7 27 0.475*
Female 16 4 12   16 9 7   16 2 14  
Age(year)             
≤60 26 7 19 1.000* 26 15 11 1.000* 26 4 22 0.677*
>60 24 5 19   24 14 10   24 5 19  
Histological grade             
Well –differentiated 14 4 10 1.000* 14 6 8 0.641* 14 3 11 1.000*
Moderately differentiated 25 7 18   25 15 10   25 5 20  
Poor differentiated 11 1 10   11 8 3   11 1 10  
Lymph node metastasis             
+ 24 3 21 <0.01 24 18 6 <0.05 24 2 22 <0.05
- 26 9 17   26 11 15   26 7 19  
E-cadherin             
+ 16 9 7 <0.0   7 9   16 6 10 <0.01
-   3   1 16 22 12 <0.05 34 3 31  
Ki67    31          
+   5    34 9 8   17 4 13 0.633*
- 34 7 12 0.464*    13    5 28  
    26      1.000*     
  17     17        
  33     33 20    33    
  1. *No statistical significance.