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Table 2 Relationship between AR and MMPs and TIMPs expression in 111 breast carcinomas.

From: Androgen receptor expresion in breast cancer: Relationship with clinicopathological characteristics of the tumors, prognosis, and expression of metalloproteases and their inhibitors

  AR score values (median (range))  
Factor AR negative AR positive p
MMP-1 117(0–285) 140(0–285) 0.01
MMP-2 0(0–136) 0(0–246) n.s.
MMP-7 65.1(0–267.5) 142(0–270) 0.002
MMP-9 62.5(0–176) 77(0–273) n.s.
MMP-11 150(0–279) 157.6(0–277.7) n.s.
MMP-13 52.8(0–234) 63(0–192.3) 0.04
MMP-14 83.8(0–254) 83(0–261) n.s.
TIMP-1 135(0–276) 140(0–285) n.s.
TIMP-2 104(0–243) 83(0–243) n.s.
TIMP-3 65.3(0–272.4) 116(0–271.3) n.s.