Table 7

Associations between different clinicopatholiogical features and genotype frequency of GG in rs6010620, and CC in rs2297440 of RTEL1 gene in glioma patients (n= 75, 73, respectively)
Clinicopatholiogical features GG frequency P value CC frequency P value
n (%) n (%)
WHO grade
I 12 (16.0) >0.05 11 (14.7) >0.05
II 35 (46.7) 35 (56.2)
III 12 (16.0) 13 (17.8)
IV 16 (21.3) 14 (19.2)
Age
≥40 36 (48.0) NS 40 (54.8) NS
<40 39 (52.0) 33 (45.2)
Gender
Male 30 (40.0) NS 31 (42.5) NS
Female 45 (60.0) 42 (57.5)
KPS
≥70 72 (96.0) >0.05 70 (95.9) >0.05
<70 3 (4.0) 3 (4.1)

NS not significant, KPS Karnofsky performance score.

Li et al.

Li et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2013 8:83   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-8-83

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