Table 4

The results of the comparison of Kaplan-Meier estimates for TTR for VC patients according to their LN gene expression levels
Transcript TTR for patients with high expression level TTR for patients with low expression level P
Cut-off Value Median TTR (months) HR; CI Median TTR (months)
SFN 0.4815 8.7

0.21;

95% CI, 0.06-0.86

not reached 0.029
CA12 0.23 6.9

0.16;

95% CI, 0.04-0.61

not reached 0.008
JUP 0.4815 6.89

0.18;

95% CI, 0.05-0.74

not reached 0.016
CSTA 0.03 6.89

0.17;

95% CI, 0.04-0.66

not reached 0.011

Abbreviations: TTR – time to groin recurrence; HR – hazard ratio; CI – confidence interval; Cut-off Value - the arbitrarily chosen cut-off for gene expression value used for patient stratification; PP value calculated with the use of the log-rank test.

Kowalewska et al.

Kowalewska et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:223   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-223

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