Table 2

Expression pattern of MAGE-A1, -2, -3, -4, -6, and -12 in 18 MAGE-A-positive primary breast carcinomas

PatientMAGE-A gene expressionAgeTNMGradeHistologyERPRHER-2auPAaPAI-1aKi-67a
1234612
SB+64T2N2MxG2Medullary++NANANANA
DH+58T1N0M0G2Mucinous++HighNANANA
FrM+72T4N2M1G3Ductal+HighNANAHigh
ME+70T4N0MxG3Ductal++NAHighNormNA
SE+72T2N1M0G3Ductal/DCIS+HighNANAHigh
DJ+57T1N1M0G2Ductal/DCIS+IntermNormHighInterm
SR+70T2N0M0G2Ductal++LowNormNormNA
CG++46T2N1M0G3Ductal+HighNormNormHigh
PC++63T1N0M0G3DuctalIntermHighNormHigh
FrS++35T3N0M1G3SarcomatoidHighNANAHigh
NH++59T2N0M0NADuctal/lobul++NAHighHighNA
MM+++69T2N1M0G2Ductal++NAHighHighNA
UL+++++44T1N1M0G3Ductal/DCIS+HighHighHighHigh
WH+++++50T2N0M0G2Ductal++NegHighHighHigh
DR+++++53T1N1M0G2Ductal++IntermNormNormInterm
KT+++++38T1N0M0G2Ductal++HighHighHighHigh
BI+++++56T2N0M0G3Ductal+NegHighHighHigh
MC++++++65T1N0MxG2DuctalHighNANAHigh
  • a NA, not available; Norm, Normal; Interm, intermediary.