Table 1

Clinical features of all patients
Sample type & Clinical features Experiment type (cases)
Microarray RT-QPCR IHC
Prostate cancer 4 10 147
Mean age (range, years) 70.25 ± 11.6154 73.90 ± 10.8572 58.17 ± 7.038
(54-80) (54-87) (37-83)
 ≤60 1 2 99
 >60 3 8 48
Serum PSA levels (ng/ml)
 <10 1 1 10
 ≥10 3 9 74
Gleason score
 <8 2 4 29
 ≥8 2 6 118
Metstasis 0 0 19
Adjacent benign prostate tissue 4 10 28

Zhong et al.

Zhong et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:248   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-248

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