Table 1.

TC1 and clinicopathologic variables

FactorCasesTC1 expression
P*
TC1− (n = 188)TC1+ (n = 111)
Gender
    Male20412282>0.05
    Female956629
Age (y)
    Mean ± SE29953.3 ± 0.9455.84 ± 1.24>0.05
Stage
    Early gastric cancers927517<0.001
    Advanced gastric cancers20711394
Tumor-node-metastasis stages
    I12895330.002
    II583523
    III683731
    IV452124
Depth of invasion
    T1927517<0.001
    T21417962
    T3623230
    T4422
Tumor size (cm)
    ≤5177124530.002
    >51196257
Location
    Antrum15910158>0.05
    Body/Cardia1408453
Lauren classification
    Intestinal1107139>0.05
    Diffuse15910059
    Mixed301713
Differentiation
    Well2817110.001
    Moderated795326
    Poorly1296663
    Muci15141
    Sig483810
Lymph node metastasis
    N011280320.006
    N1976433
    N2573027
    N3331419
Lymphatic infiltration
    Negative213145680.005
    Positive864343
Distant metastasis
    Absent283181102>0.05
    Present1679
Vascular invasion
    Negative281178103>0.05
    Positive18108
Lymphoid stroma
    Absent266163103>0.05
    Present1495