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Table 1 Expressions of MACC1 protein in different ovarian tissues analyzed by immunohistochemistry.

From: Effects of metastasis-associated in colon cancer 1 inhibition by small hairpin RNA on ovarian carcinoma OVCAR-3 cells

Tissue type Variable n Positive n Positive rate (%)
Normal ovarian tissue - 20 1 5.0
Benign ovarian tumor serous 10 2 15.8
  mucous 9 1  
  Age (years) < 50 12 8  
   ≥50 40 30  
  FIGO stage I/II 5/11 3/5  
   III/IV 24/12 19/11  
  Histological type Serous 30 21  
Ovarian carcinoma tissue   Mucous 22 17  
  Histological grade G1 10 4  
   G2/G3 14/28 9/25  
  Ascites No 24 16  
   Yes 28 22  
  Lymph nodes metastasis No 32 20  
   Yes 20 18 73.1*
  1. * χ2 test. Compared with normal ovarian and benign ovarian tumor tissues P < 0.05.