Table 2.

β III tubulin expression in ovarian cancer tissue samples before and after platinum/paclitaxel treatment

Ovarian cancer tissue specimens% β III tubulin positive cells, median (range)P*% β III tubulin positive cells, median (range)P*
Pretreatment30 (0-100)0.0940 (10-100)0.0011
Posttreatment20 (0-80)20 (5-80)
  • * Calculated by Wilcoxon signed rank sum test.

  • Only cases with detectable β III tubulin expression (n = 51).