Table 3

Frequency of Alu element methylation patterns in MEC cell subtypes, whole MEC tissues and normal salivary glands
Alu patterns %mC %mCmC %mCuC+uCmC %uCuC
Adjacent normal salivary gland cell (N) 65.10±2.80 23.36±6.42 41.74±4.43 34.89±2.80
Intermediate cell (I) 63.18±1.51 23.66±10.76 39.52±9.32 36.81±1.51
Mucous cell (M) 61.48±2.46 21.02±6.83 40.45±7.09 38.51±2.46
Squamous cell (S) 57.51±2.46 23.74±5.25 33.77±4.39 42.48±2.46
Normal salivary gland (NG) 64.52±4.66 18.53±10.16 45.99±8.97 35.47±4.66
Whole MEC tissue (MEC) 57.49±5.35 22.21±5.13 35.27±5.02 42.51±5.35

Sirivanichsuntorn et al.

Sirivanichsuntorn et al. BMC Clinical Pathology 2013 13:10   doi:10.1186/1472-6890-13-10

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