Table 1.

Individual persons and families included in the analyses

Analysis subgroup—inclusion criterionPatients/families
TMPRSS2-ERG assay on TMA, total of successful hybridizations86/47
    Familial clustering, frequency—at least two probands/family with TMA data75/36
    λs calculation—restricted to relationship of brothers66/33 *
Linkage analysis, total of genotypes309/139
    At least two probands per family with TMA data and genotypes48/23
    At least two probands per family with fusion-positive tumor and genotypes21/10
  • Abbreviation: TMA, tissue microarray.

  • * For calculation of λs, of all 36 families with at least 2 members showing successful hybridization, only the 33 families represented by brother-brother pairing were included.