Table 4

Major series in different tumor patients reporting the frequency of each genotype of the MMP-1 promoter

N =Genotype (% of total number tested)
G/GGG/GGG/GG
Rutter et al. (15)Controls100313039
Tumor cell lines812.562.525
Kanamori et al. (18)Controls150204337
Ovarian cancer163113752
Nishioka et al. (24)
Endometrial carcinoma10095041
Ye et al. (25)Controls142292348
Cutaneous malignant melanoma139242947
Present studyChondrosarcoma67272251