Table 1

Clinical information for the H-JNK1 and L-JNK1 HCC patients

H-JNK1

n = 17

L-JNK1

n = 14

p – value


Sex (M/F)

13/4

10/4

0.5616

Age, y (range)

55.6 (32–70)

52.3 (42–69)

0.4110

HBV

13

9

0.4903

HCV

nd*

nd

Cirrhosis

5

9

0.1936

Encapsulation

5

9

0.1936

AFP (+/-)

12/5

9/5

0.5486

> 200

9

5

0.3971

> 400

8

3

0.2507

Tumor grade (II/III)

7/10

9/5

0.3401

Tumor diameter (cm)

7.3 ± 2.8

5.0 ± 2.7

0.0270

Survival (months)

21.7 ± 19**

39.1 ± 30

0.073

Male

14 ± 14

42 ± 30

0.0120

Female

43 ± 14

28 ± 34

0.459


*nd: not determined

**data for 2 out of 31 patients were not available due to loss of contact.

Chang et al. Molecular Cancer 2009 8:64   doi:10.1186/1476-4598-8-64

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