Table 1.

Fer and pSTAT3 Expression and Distribution in Human Prostate Cancer According to Gleason Score

Gleason score (n = 21)Fer
pSTAT3
6 and 7 (n = 5)8 (n = 3)9 (n = 8)10 (n = 5)6 and 7 (n = 5)8 (n = 3)9 (n = 8)10 (n = 5)
Cytoplasm staining (%)4 ± 916 ± 2230 ± 2848 ± 5*0 ± 023 ± 2121 ± 2232 ± 48*
Nucleus staining (%)0 ± 077 ± 1270 ± 3090 ± 0*0 ± 050 ± 4470 ± 3286 ± 5*
  • * Statistically different (P < 0.05) from Gleason 6 to 7.