Table 2

Characteristics of patients with colorectal cancer, according to LOH status of MYCL1a

CharacteristicMYCL1 LOHb (−) No. (%)MYCL1 LOH (+) No. (%)Pb
Age
 ≤6533 (82.5)7 (17.5)
 >6529 (85.3)5 (14.7)1.0
Sex
 Female18 (85.7)3 (14.3)
 Male44 (83.0)9 (17.0)1.0
Chemotherapy
 No34 (85.0)6 (15.0)
 Yes28 (82.4)6 (17.6)0.76
Stage
 I–II26 (86.7)4 (13.3)
 III29 (85.3)5 (14.7)1.0
 IV7 (70.0)3 (30.0)0.34
Differentiation of carcinoma
 Well13 (92.9)1 (7.1)
 Moderate or poor49 (81.7)11 (18.3)0.44
14-3-3-σ-TG
 LOH (−)28 (100)0 (0)
 LOH (+)2 (20.0)8 (80.0)<0.0001
  • a Analysis includes all patients who did not recur, regardless of time followed, as well as all patients who experienced recurrences.

  • b LOH, loss of heterozygosity.

  • c Fisher exact two-tailed test.