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Table 1 Relationship between TS and p53 expression, stratified by microsatellite instability status.

From: Inter-relationship between microsatellite instability, thymidylate synthase expression, and p53 status in colorectal cancer: implications for chemoresistance

MSI status p53 status TS status  
   Low High Total
All tumours + 86 158 244
  - 96 101 197
  Total 182 259 441*
MSI tumours + 8 15 23
  - 21 21 42
  Total 29 36 65**
MSS tumours + 78 143 221
  - 75 80 155
  Total 153 80 376***
  1. *p = 0.005; **p = 0.30; ***p = 0.01; MSS, microsatellite stable; MSI, microsatellite instability; TS, thymidylate synthase