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Table 4 Androgen receptor cytosine, adenine, guanine repeats

From: Androgen receptor CAG repeats, non-random X chromosome inactivation, and loss of heterozygosity at Xq25 in relation to breast cancer risk

  Breast cancer Old controlsa Young controlsb
(CAG) n, n ≥ 21 42 37 20
(CAG) n, n < 21 2 20 6
  1. In this table, the women with longer CAG repeats (≥ 21) and those with shorter CAG repeats (< 21) are evaluated separately.
  2. a. Old controls: healthy controls of a similar age to the breast cancer patients.
  3. b. Young controls: younger healthy controls.