Table 1

Methylation of multiple genes in uterine cervical carcinoma

CharacteristicsnaDAPKHIC-1APCp16E-cadherinMGMT
Age (yrs)
 50≥3152%42%26%35%19%6%
 50<2250%50%41%23%41%5%
Histological type
 SCC3161%b32%13%39%29%10%
 AC2236%63%c60%d18%27%5%
Histological grade
 1838%75%50%25%50%25%
 23253%22%28%31%22%3%
 31354%54%31%31%31%0%
Stage
 Ib4245%50%29%29%29%7%
 IIa1173%27%45%36%27%9%
Total5351%45%32%30%28%8%
  • a n, number of cases examined.

  • b P < 0.05, Fisher’s exact test.

  • c P < 0.03, Fisher’s exact test.

  • d P < 0.001, Fisher’s exact test.