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Table 3 Associations between FBP1 and -3 and tumor grade in non-invasive bladder cancer RCC (low, high expression: for definition see text).

From: The FUSE binding proteins FBP1 and FBP3 are potential c-myc regulators in renal, but not in prostate and bladder cancer

   FPB1 FBP3
   n low
n (%)
high
n (%)
p-value n low
n (%)
high
n (%)
p-value
Grade
(WHO 1973)
G1 27 7
(25.9)
20
(74.1)
n.s.* 24 4
(16.7)
20
(83.3)
n.s.*
  G2 80 27
(33.8)
53
(66.3)
  74 19
(25.7)
55
(74.3)
 
  G3 5 3
(60.0)
2
(40.0)
  4 2
(50.0)
2
(50.0)
 
Grade (WHO 2004) Low grade 89 25
(28.1)
64
(71.9)
0.029* 81 20
(24.7)
61
(75.3)
n.s.*
  High grade 23 12
(52.2)
11
(47.8)
  21 5
(23.8)
16
(76.2)
 
FBP1 low 37     36 12
(33.3)
24
(66.7)
0.067
  high 75     64 11
(17.2)
53
(82.8)
 
FBP3 low 23 12
(52.2)
11
(47.8)
0.067* 25    
  high 77 24
(31.2)
53
(68.8)
  77    
  1. n.s.: not significant
  2. * Chi square test for trends