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Table 3 Racial/Ethnic Composition of North American and Malaysian Samples

From: A case-controlled validation study of a blood-based seven-gene biomarker panel for colorectal cancer in Malaysia

Patient Race/Ethnicity North American Malaysian
  Training Set Test Set  
  Control CRC Control CRC Control CRC
   Number 120 112 208 202 111 99
White 101 (84.2) 91 (81.3) 162 (77.9) 138 (68.3) 1 (0.9)  
Black 7 (5.8) 7 (6.2) 8 (3.9) 8 (4.0)   
Asian 9 (7.5) 6 (5.4) 32 (15.4) 35 (17.3)   
   Chinese      74 (66.7) 70 (70.7)
   Indian, East      2 (1.8) 3 (3.0)
   Indonesian      32 (28.8) 21 (21.2)
   Malay      2 (1.8) 5 (5.1)
Others 3 (2.5) 8 (7.1) 6 (2.8) 5 (2.5)   
Not Available     16 (7.9)   
  1. Note: Percentages within individual cohort are shown in brackets.