Table 1

Summary data of genes tested

Gene abbreviationGene nameChromosomal locationReference for methodologyOther key references
FHIT Fragile histidine triad 3p14 (26)
RASSF1A RAS association domain family protein 1A 3p21 (16) (17)
RARβ Retinoic acid receptor β 3p24 (27)
APC Adenomatous polyposis coli 5q21 (28)
p16 INK4A Cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2A 9p21 (8)
DAPK Death-associated protein kinase 9q34 (29) (30)
MGMT O6-methylguanine-DNA-methyltransferase10q26 (31)
GSTP1 Glutathione S-transferase P1 11q13(32) a
CDH1 E-cadherin 16q22 (33)
CDH13 H-cadherin 16q24 (22) (23)
  • a We modified the annealing temperature of the methylated form from 59° C to 64° C.