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Table 2 Correlation between Noxa 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 39 26 0.22
≥65 49 21
Sex
Men 63 28 0.16
Women 25 19
Smoker
Never 19 19 0.02
Smoker 69 28
Histology
Adeno 43 31 0.03
Squamous 42 12
Other1 3 4
pT2
T1 22 16 0.28
T2-4 66 31
pN3
N0 61 30 0.46
N1-3 27 17
pStage4
I 55 28 0.74
II-IV 33 19
Differentiation
Moderate/Poor 64 29 0.19
Well 24 18  
  1. 1Other: adenosquamous cell carcinoma and large cell carcinoma.
  2. 2pT: pathological tumor classifications.
  3. 3pN: pathological nodal classifications.
  4. 4pStage: pathological disease stage.