Table 2

N-cadherin expression in primary pancreatic cancer

N-cadherinP
Negative (n = 17)Positive (n = 13)
E-cadherin0.794
 Normal (n = 10)64
 Reduced (n = 20)a119
TGFβαa0.176
 Low (n = 11)83
 High (n = 19)910
FGF0.007
 Low (n = 13)112
 High (n = 17)611
Vimentin0.712
 Low (n = 27)1512
 High (n = 3)31
  • a TGF, transforming growth factor; FGF, fibroblast growth factor.