Table 3

Expression of CLDN6, MeCP2, DNMT1, HDAC1, H3Ac and H4Ac in breast fibroadenoma tissues and normal adjacent tissues

Variables

Fibroadenoma tissues

Normal adjacent tissues

P


Expression Claudin-6 (%)

Median (P25, P75)

28 (21, 47)

30 (25, 47)

0.953a

Expression MeCP2 (%)

Median (P25, P75)

15 (10, 42)

14 (13, 43)

0.813a

Expression DNMT1 (%)

Median (P25, P75)

6 (3, 14)

6 (4, 16)

0.442a

Expression HDAC1 (%)

Median (P25, P75)

10 (7, 21)

10 (5, 21)

0.575a

Expression H3Ac (%)

Mean ± SD

44.2 ± 19.8

45.6 ± 22.4

0.843b

Expression H4Ac (%)

Mean ± SD

63.3 ± 18.2

61.8 ± 14.7

0.791b


a Mann-Whitney U test; b t-student's test

Xu et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2012 7:33   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-7-33

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