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Table 3 Percentage of methylation in hrHPV-positive cervical scrapings and a cervical carcinoma

From: hTERT promoter activity and CpG methylation in HPV-induced carcinogenesis

Cervical specimen % methylation (number of clones analyzed)
  S3 S4
Normal cytology, hrHPV+ 1 (23) 10 (24)
Normal cytology, hrHPV+ 1(25) 11(25)
Borderline mild dyskaryosis, hrHPV+ 3 (20) 8 (20
Moderate dyskaryosis, hrHPV+ 13 (20) 8 (20)
Cervical carcinoma, HPV16+ 17 (20) 7 (20)