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Table 2 The relationship between miR-21 expression and cliniccopathological features of lung cancer patients

From: miR-21 regulates immunosuppression mediated by myeloid-derived suppressor cells by impairing RUNX1-YAP interaction in lung cancer

Clinicopathological features Cases (n=30) miR-21 expression P value
High Low
Age (years)     0.7047
 > 60 23 12 11  
 ≤ 60 34 16 18  
Gender     0.1885
 Male 29 17 12  
 Female 28 11 17  
Tumor size (cm)     0.0030
 ≥ 3.0 33 22 11  
 < 3.0 24 6 18  
TNM stage     0.0277
 I–II 21 6 15  
 IIIa 36 22 14  
Smoking history     0.0167
 Smokers 31 20 11  
 Non-mokers 26 8 18  
Lymph node metastasis     0.0074
 Positive 24 17 7  
 Negative 33 11 22  
Histological tumor type     0.2828
 Squamous cell carcinoma 19 11 8  
 Adenocarcinoma 21 12 9  
 Small cell lung cancer 13 4 9  
 Large cell lung cancer 4 1 3