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Table 2 Comparison of Snail and Slug expression between preserved and reduced patterns of E-cadherin

From: The E-cadherin repressor slug and progression of human extrahepatic hilar cholangiocarcinoma

  E-cadherin expression Preserved (n= 33) E-cadherin expression Reduced (n= 19) P
Slug mRNA    
Overexpression (n = 18) 5 (27.8) 13 (72.2)  
Nonoverexpression (n = 34) 28 (82.4) 6 (17.6) 0.0001
Snail mRNA    
Overexpression (n = 12) 7 (58.3) 5(41.7)  
Nonoverexpression (n = 40) 26 (65) 14(35) 0.9993