Table 2

Global H4K20 methylation levels are different at various stages of prostate cancer

H4K20me1

H4K20me2

H4K20me3


NORMAL vs. PCA

p = 0.323

p = 0.261

p = 0.113

NORMAL vs. mPCA

p = 0.676

p < 0.001

p = 0.575

NORMAL vs. CRPC

p = 0.017

p < 0.001

p = 0.136

PCA vs. mPCA

p = 0.483

p < 0.001

p = 0.482

PCA vs. CRPC

p = 0.001

p < 0.001

p = 0.345

mPCA vs. CRPC

p = 0.030

p = 0.030

p = 0.509


PCA, prostate cancer; mPCA, metastatic prostate cancer; CRPC, castration resistant prostate cancer

Behbahani et al. BMC Urology 2012 12:5   doi:10.1186/1471-2490-12-5

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