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Table 1 Immunohistochemical analysis of Hsp16.2 in 51 human brain tumors.

From: Correlation between the progressive cytoplasmic expression of a novel small heat shock protein (Hsp16.2) and malignancy in brain tumors

Histological diagnosis No. of cases Tumor grade Intracytoplasmic labeling Intranuclear labeling
    - + ++ +++ - + ++ +++
Schwannoma 5 1 5        5
Pilocytic astrocytoma 6 1 3 3       6
Meningothelial meningioma 6 1 4 2       6
Fibrous meningeoma 5 1 2 3       5
Diffuse astrocytoma 8 2 3 5       8
Oligodendroglioma 5 2 1 4       5
Ependymoma 6 2   1 5     1 5
Atypical meningeoma 5 2   1 4      5
Malignant meningeoma 6 3    6      6
Anaplastic astrocytoma 5 3    5      5
Anaplastic oligodendroglioma 5 3    5      5
Glioblastoma 9 4    2 7     9
Giant cell glioblastoma 5 4     5     5
Medulloblastoma 8 4     8     8
PNET 7 4     7     7
  1. Staining intensity: (+) mild, (++) moderate, (+++) strong