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Table 1 Number (percentage) of melanocytic lesions expressing FABP7 in different cellular compartments

From: The fatty acid binding protein 7 (FABP7) is involved in proliferation and invasion of melanoma cells

Tumor Type No. of tumors Total no. of positive Cytoplasm Nucleus Cytoplasm/nucleus
Benign nevi 11 10 (91) 2 (18) 0 (0) 8 (73)
Primary melanomas 149 106 (71) 36 (24) 0 (0) 70 (47)
SSM 93 61 (66) 19 (21) 0 (0) 42 (45)
NM 56 45 (80) 17 (30) 0 (0) 28 (50)
Metastases 68 48 (70) 20 (29) 1 (2) 27 (39)