Table 1

Expression of the Sense (RU2S) and Antisense (RU2AS) Transcripts of Gene RU2

Expression of transcriptNo. of tumors expressing RU2AS/ No. of tumors tested
Normal tissuesRU2SRU2ASTumor samples
Adrenals+Renal carcinomas10/10
Breast+Colorectal carcinomas14/15
Colon+Melanomas15/24
Heart±Sarcomas7/9
Kidney++Leukemias12/18
Liver++Brain tumors6/9
Lung+Thyroid carcinomas4/5
Ovary+Mammary carcinomas5/10
Prostate+Prostatic carcinomas4/10
Skin+Esophageal tumors3/9
Stomach+Bladder tumors3/10
Testis++Lung carcinomas4/20
Urinary bladder+±Head and neck tumors1/10
Uterus+Mesotheliomas0/4
  • Expression was measured by RT-PCR as indicated in Materials and Methods.