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Table 6 eIF2α protein expression.

From: Cigarette smoke induces endoplasmic reticulum stress and the unfolded protein response in normal and malignant human lung cells

Diagnostic Group N Mean +/- SD P-value
Normal 8 0 --
Small Cell Carcinoma 5 0. 39 ± 0.67 0.5571
Non-Small Cell Carcinoma 94 1.62 ± 1.34 0.0002*
Mixed Carcinoma 8 1.73 ± 1.24 0.0017*
  1. Mean immunostaining levels (± SD) and results of statistical testing for differences between the normal diagnostic group and each carcinoma type diagnostic group.
  2. *Statistically significant (α = 0.05)