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Table 3 Expression analysis of NDRG2 using a cancer profiling array

From: Expression profile of the N-myc Downstream Regulated Gene 2 (NDRG2) in human cancers with focus on breast cancer

Tissue Number of samples Paired two-tailed t-test Down-regulated (Tumor/normal ratio ≤ 0.5) Unaltered (Tumor/normal ratio between 0.51-1.99) Up-regulated (Tumor/normal ratio ≥ 2.0) Benjamini-Hochberg correction
Down-regulated NDRG2mRNA levels
Liver 3 NS 3 - - NS
Down-regulated or unaltered NDRG2 mRNA levels
Cervix 10 0.023 3 7 - NS
Colon 10 0.008 4 6 - NS
Ovary 10 NS 3 7 - NS
Skin 10 NS 4 6 - NS
Testis 10 0.030 7 3 - NS
Thyroid Gland 10 0.005 5 5 - NS
Vulva 5 NS 2 3 - NS
Unaltered NDRG2 mRNA levels
Prostate 4 NS - 4 - NS
Small Intestine 7 NS - 7 - NS
Trachea 3 NS - 3 - NS
Unaltered or up-regulated NDRG2 mRNA levels
Bladder 5 NS - 3 2 NS
Stomach 10 NS - 8 2 NS
Down-regulated, unaltered or up-regulated NDRG2 mRNA levels
Breast 10 NS 4 5 1 NS
Kidney 10 NS 3 4 3 NS
Lung 10 NS 1 8 1 NS
Pancreas 7 NS 1 5 1 NS
Rectum 10 NS 3 6 1 NS
Uterus 10 NS 3 5 2 NS
  1. NS = not significant