Skip to main content

Table 1 Expression of Nanog, Nucleostemin and Musashi1 in cervical epithelial lesions of varying severity

From: Stem-cell-abundant proteins Nanog, Nucleostemin and Musashi1 are highly expressed in malignant cervical epithelial cells

   Nanog Nucleostemin Musashi1
  Total
N = 235
0(-)
N = 26
1(+)
N = 85
2(++)
N = 76
3(+++)
N = 48
P 0(-)
N = 23
1(+)
N = 70
2(++)
N = 105
3(+++)
N = 37
P 0(-)
N = 26
1(+)
N = 85
2(++)
N = 76
3(+++)
N = 48
P
Normal 49 17 22 8 2 0.000 16 22 8 3 0.000 †† 15 25 7 2 0.000 †††
CINI 31 2 18 9 2 0.009* 4 12 15 0 0.017 § 3 13 14 1 0.003
CINII-III 77 4 25 35 13 0.015** 2 23 39 13 0.008 §§ 2 28 30 17 0.039 ¶¶
SCC 78 3 20 24 31 0.017*** 1 13 43 21 0.026 §§§ 1 20 25 31 0.032 ¶¶¶
  1. † P value of four groups, Chi-square = 49.720.
  2. †† P value of four groups, Chi-square = 55.325.
  3. ††† P value of four groups, Chi-square = 51.013.
  4. * Normal vs CINI, Z = -2.616;
  5. ** CINI vs CINII-III, Z = -2.429;
  6. *** CINII-III vs SCC, Z = -2.397.
  7. §Normal vs CINI, Z = -2.379;
  8. §§ CINI vs CINII-III, Z = -2.669;
  9. §§§CINII-III vs SCC, Z = -2.231.
  10. ¶Normal vs CINI, Z = -2.949;
  11. ¶¶ CINI vs CINII-III, Z = -2.064;
  12. ¶¶¶CINII-III vs SCC, Z = -2.146.