Table 3

N-cadherin expression in hepatic metastasis.

N-cadherinP
Negative (n = 7)Positive (n = 8)
E-cadherin0.184
 Normal (n = 4)31
 Reduced (n = 11)47
TGFβa0.004
 Low (n = 7)61
 High (n = 8)17
FGF20.398
 Low (n = 6)24
 High (n = 9)54
Vimentin0.010
 Low (n = 10)73
 High (n = 5)05
  • a TGF, transforming growth factor; FGF, fibroblast growth factor.