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Table 3.

Negative or marginal (0 or +/−), positive (+), and strong positive (++ or +++) expression of AdipoR1 and AdipoR2 in case tumor tissue samples (n = 72), case nontumor tissues (n = 11), and healthy tissues from BPH and control subjects (n = 27) as determined by immunohistochemistry

Immunohistochemistry expression signal
P
Negative or marginalPositiveStrong positive
AdipoR1    0.02 
    Case tumor tissue, n (%) 13 (19) 37 (53) 20 (29)  
    Matched case nontumor tissue,* n (%) 0 (0) 8 (73) 3 (27)  
    BPH and control tissue, n (%) 1 (5) 7 (33) 13 (62)  
AdipoR2    0.09 
    Case tumor tissue, n (%) 15 (21) 31 (43) 26 (36)  
    Matched case nontumor tissue,* n (%) 5 (46) 5 (46) 1 (9)  
    BPH and control tissue, n (%) 2 (9) 11 (48) 10 (44)  
Immunohistochemistry expression signal
P
Negative or marginalPositiveStrong positive
AdipoR1    0.02 
    Case tumor tissue, n (%) 13 (19) 37 (53) 20 (29)  
    Matched case nontumor tissue,* n (%) 0 (0) 8 (73) 3 (27)  
    BPH and control tissue, n (%) 1 (5) 7 (33) 13 (62)  
AdipoR2    0.09 
    Case tumor tissue, n (%) 15 (21) 31 (43) 26 (36)  
    Matched case nontumor tissue,* n (%) 5 (46) 5 (46) 1 (9)  
    BPH and control tissue, n (%) 2 (9) 11 (48) 10 (44)  

NOTE: Row percentages may sum to >100% due to rounding.

*

“Matched case nontumor tissue” refers to noncancerous prostate tissue samples obtained from an area of the prostate not affected by cancer in 11 of the prostate cancer patients.

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