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Table 7 Correlation between the relative global DNA methylation and clinic pathological factors

From: Overexpression of DNA damage-induced 45 α gene contributes to esophageal squamous cell cancer by promoter hypomethylation

  Total Relative global DNA methylation P
Depth of invasion
   T1/2 23 0.5612 ± 0.0238 0.017
   T3/4 17 0.2535 ± 0.0176  
Lymph node metastasis
   N0 18 0.5852 ± 0.0185. 0.026 a
   N1 14 0.3536 ± 0.0152 0.018 b
   N2/N3 8 0.1568 ± 0.0123 0.006 c
  1. a was the result of compare between N0 and N1. b was the result of compare betweenN1 and N2/N3
  2. c was the result of compare between stage N0 and N2/N3