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Table 7 Comparison of primary tumor gene methylation status relative to nodal status

From: Estrogen receptor and HER2/neu status affect epigenetic differences of tumor-related genes in primary breast tumors

Gene N0 (n = 76) N1/N2 (n = 54) P valuea
  n % n %  
RASSF1A 54 71% 42 78% NS
CCND2 42 55% 29 54% NS
GSTP1 8 11% 15 28% 0.011
TWIST 28 37% 21 39% NS
APC 30 39% 21 39% NS
  1. aχ2 test. NS, not significant.