Table 2

Prevalence and odds ratios for gene promoter hypermethylation in sputum
Gene CTR1 COPD
No. Pos (%) No. Pos (%) OR (95% CI) P LC No. Pos (%) OR (95% CI) P
P16 3 (9) 16 (70) 22.9 (5.2-100.7) 0.0001 19 (73) 27.1 (6.2-118.0) 0.0001
CDH1 10 (32) 10 (45) 1.8 (0.6-5.4) 0.3950 9 (35) 4.0 (1.3-12.0) 0.0173
MGMT 2 (6) 15 (65) 29.1 (5.5-154.1) 0.0001 17 (65) 29.3 (5.7-151.4) 0.0001

Pos: Positive.

1Reference Group.

Guzmán et al.

Guzmán et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2012 7:87   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-7-87

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