Table 3

Correlation between NY-ESO-1 mRNA Expression and NY-ESO-1 Antibody Response in 62 Melanoma Patients*

RT-PCR typingAntibody detection systemNumber of cases
ELISAWestern blot
+++ 8
+ 7
47
++ 0
  • *  These correlations are statistically highly significant (Fischer's exact test, P <0.001).