Table 1.

Frequency of MSI-H phenotype in unselected ovarian cancers

ReferenceStudy locationNo. markersSample sizeNo. MSI-H
Allen et al., 2000 (21)Buffalo, NY4261 (4%)
Alvi et al., 2001 (22)St. Louis, MO5433 (7%)
Buller et al., 2001 (23)Iowa City, IA611624 (20%)
Codegoni et al., 1999 (24)Milan, Italy8318 (26%)
Dellas et al., 2004 (25)Basel, Switzerland56620 (30%)
Fujita et al., 1995 (36)Osaka, Japan4478 (17%)
Geisler et al., 2003 (10)Iowa City, IA610721 (20%)
Gras et al., 2001 (11)Barcelona, Spain5422 (5%)
Han et al., 1993 (27)Seoul, Korea4191 (5%)
Iwabuchi et al., 1995 (28)New Haven, CT66956 (6%)
King et al., 1995 (29)New Haven, CT and Friedburg, Germany2417 (17%)
Kobayashi et al., 1995 (30)Hokkaido, Japan5682 (3%)
Krajinovic et al., 1998 (31)Montreal, Canada8122 (17%)
Osborne et al., 1994 (32)Cambridge, United Kingdom9252 (8%)
Shih et al., 1998 (33)Queensland, Australia69310 (0%)
Sood et al., 1996 (34)Iowa City, IA106825 (37%)
Sood et al., 2001 (35)Iowa City, IA1410913 (12%)
Tangir et al., 1996 (36)Boston, MA13310 (0%)