Table 1

Microsatellite analysis of paired tumor and plasma DNA in melanoma patients

Microsatellite locusChromosome locationLOH in tumor/informative casesLOH in plasma/informative cases
D1S214 1p36.39/24 (38%)5/25 (20%)
D1S228 1p368/24 (33%)5/26 (19%)
D3S1293 3p256/17 (35%)6/21 (29%)
D6S264 6q25.2-q278/15 (53%)4/15 (27%)
IGFIIR 6q26-q275/22 (23%)1/25 (4%)
D9S157 9p23-p2211/28 (39%)3/30 (10%)
D9S161 9p2111/25 (44%)5/26 (19%)
D10S212 10q26.12-.136/15 (40%)1/11 (9%)
D10S216 10q24-q265/12 (42%)4/12 (33%)
D11S925 11q23.3-249/22 (41%)2/24 (8%)