Table 2

Cks1 mRNA expression and clinicopathological factors in gastric carcinomas

FactorsCks1Pa
Low (n = 35)High (n = 41)
Age (yr)67.4 ± 2.063.5 ± 1.6N.S.b
SexN.S.
 Female1413
 Male2128
HistologyN.S.
 Differentiated type1722
 Undifferentiated type1819
Serosal invasionN.S.
 Absent2225
 Present1316
Lymph node metastasisN.S.
 Absent1711
 Present1830
Lymphatic invasionN.S.
 Absent1411
 Present2130
Vascular invasionN.S.
 Absent2933
 Present68
Postoperative therapyN.S.
 Absent1511
 Present2030
Skp2 mRNA expressioncN.S.
 Low1313
 High2228
  • a Correlation was analyzed by Fisher’s exact test.

  • b N.S., not significant.

  • c Data from our previous study (11) .