Table 4

Twenty one cases for enzyme assay and RT-PCR

CaseEnzyme Assay (nmol/mg protein/hr)mRNA level (%)Immunoreactivity
STSESTSTSESTSTSEST
10.840.1158.328.4+
20.290.0511.46.3+
30.570.0725.012.9+
40.390.1243.324.0+
50.160.2127.733.3+
60.101.3111.389.5+
70.100.0813.511.1+
80.300.107.713.1
90.750.0681.121.6+
100.600.1044.018.8++
110.430.0716.79.9+
120.380.1240.53.8+
130.290.0622.316.4
140.140.1331.79.7+
150.390.1252.825.0+
160.170.0747.113.7+
170.690.4030.632.2++
180.630.0687.911.1+
190.080.1119.115.9
200.290.2934.026.4++
210.660.0750.425.0+
  • Abbreviations: EST, estrogen sulfotransferase; STS, steroid sulfatase.