Table 1

Tabular overview of staining results

++++++N/AN% pos
Immunohistochemistry
 Adenocarcinoma273115327864.47
 High-grade PanIN4116002180.95
 Low-grade PanIN50150077223.08
 Pancreatitis2440002814.29
 Normal pancreas (ducts)422008524.55
 Other reference tissues106600351475.36
mRNA in situ hybridization
 Adenocarcinoma203420227873.68
 High grade PanIN558212175.00
 Low grade PanIN37262077243.08
 Pancreatitis1690032836.00
 Normal pancreas (ducts)450007520.00
 Other reference tissues114501271475.00
  • NOTE. N/A, number of samples for which no valid result could be obtained because of missing or necrotic tissues or the lack of the appropriate cell type; N, total number of samples; % pos, fraction of samples with +, ++, or +++ expression.