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Table 1 Association between eIF4E expression, integrin αvβ6 expression and clinicopathologic variables in colon cancer cases

From: Protein expression of eIF4E and integrin αvβ6 in colon cancer can predict clinical significance, reveal their correlation and imply possible mechanism of interaction

Clinicopathological factors n eIF4E expression Value Integrin αvβ6 expression P Value
   High (n = 74) Low (n = 64)   Positive (n = 54) Negative (n = 84)  
Gender     0.345    0.927
 Male 76 38 38   30 46  
 Female 62 36 26   24 38  
Age(years)     0.874    0.108
 <60 70 38 32   32 38  
 ≥60 68 36 32   22 46  
Tumor anatomical location     0.634    0.773
 Right hemicolon cancer 72 32 40   43 29  
 Left hemicolon cancer 66 32 34   41 25  
T stage     0.072    0.011
 T1# 1 0 1   0 1  
 T2# 13 8 5   2 11  
 T3 55 23 32   17 38  
 T4 69 43 26   35 34  
N stage     0.067    0.109
 N0 76 34 42   26 50  
 N1 44 28 16   17 27  
 N2 18 12 6   11 7  
M stage        
 M0 114 57 57 0.063 40 74 0.034
 M1 24 17 7   14 10  
TNM stage     0.009    0.012
 I - II 72 31 41   21 51  
 III-IV 66 43 23   33 33  
Differentiation     0.959    0.209
 Well 50 26 24   15 35  
 Moderate 55 30 25   23 32  
Poor/undifferentiated 33 18 15   16 17  
Survival (60-month follow-up)     0.013*    0.025*
 Death 63 40 23   30 33  
 Censored 75 34 41   24 51  
  1. Footnote: #Date of T1 and T2 were combined into one set for chi-square test.
  2. *Log-rank test.