Table 1

Chemosensitivity of 60 cases GCs to five anticancer drugs
Drugs Chemosensitivity Average inhibition rate (mean ± standard error)
High Middle Low
TAX 6 (10%) 17 (28.3%) 37 (61.7%) 40.6% ± 9.9
CDDP 5 (8.3%) 16 (26.7%) 39 (65.0%) 38.4% ± 7.8
5-FU 5 (8.3%) 15 (25.0%) 40 (66.7%) 38.9% ± 9.2
ADM 2 (3.3%) 15 (25.0%) 43 (71.7%) 31.6% ± 8.5
MMC 1 (1.7%) 17 (28.3%) 42 (70.0%) 28.9% ± 9.8

Abbreviations: GC= gastric cancer, TAX =Taxol, CDDP=Cisplatin, 5-FU=5-Fluorouracil, ADM= Adriamycin, MMC= Mitomycin.

Wang et al.

Wang et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:33   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-33

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