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Table 1 PTEN fold change in relation to tumour characteristics in high risk [DU] exposed and non-exposed groups

From: Increased PTEN gene expression in patients with endometrial carcinoma from areas of high risk depleted uranium exposure

PTEN fold change
Group Patient number Mean PTEN Standard deviation Standard error P value
Non-exposed 22 0.0031 0.0029 0.0006 0.001
Exposed 21 0.139 0.185 0.040
Age distribution
Group Patient number Mean age Standard deviation Standard error P value
Non-exposed 22 56.38 7.84 1.18224 0.45
Exposed 21 55.09 8.0087 1.24076
Grade differentiation in endometrial carcinoma
Group Grade Total P value
Moderate Poor Well
Non-exposed 8 1 13 22 0.286
Exposed 10 3 8 21
Total 18 4 21 43
Stage distribution in endometrial carcinoma
Group Stage P value
T1 T2 T3 Total
Non-exposed 11 8 3 22 0.98
Exposed 10 8 3 21  
Total 21 16 6 43