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Table 1 Correlation between Bim expression and the clinicopathological characteristics of 135 resected Non-small cell lung cancers

From: Expression of Bim, Noxa, and Puma in non-small cell lung cancer

  No. of Patients  
Characteristics low high p
Age
<65 38 27 0.74
≥65 39 31
Sex
Men 61 30 <0.001
Women 16 28
Smoker
Never 16 22 0.03
Smoker 61 36
Histology
Adeno 32 42 0.001
Squamous 39 15
Other1 6 1
pT2
T1 16 22 0.03
T2-4 61 36
pN3
N0 47 44 0.09
N1-3 30 14
pStage4
I 41 42 0.02
II-IV 36 16
Differentiation
Moderate/Poor 64 29 <0.001
Well 13 29  
  1. 1Other: adenosquamous cell carcinoma and large cell carcinoma.
  2. 2pT: pathological tumor classifications.
  3. 3pN: pathological nodal classifications.
  4. 4pStage: pathological disease stage.