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Research Article

BMP-4 Genetic Variants and Protein Expression Are Associated with Platinum-Based Chemotherapy Response and Prognosis in NSCLC

Table 1

Patient characteristics between chemotherapy responder and nonresponders.


Age (years) 0.041
  Female 15743.1%24642.9%
Smoke status
Histology type
  Squamous cell carcinoma 20857.1%32155.9%0.383
  Adenocarcinoma 15642.9%25344.1%
Chemotherapy regimens
  DDP/CBP + TAX/TXT/DOC 15642.9%23340.6%0.168
  DDP/CBP + GEM 12133.2%22439.0%
  DDP/CBP + NVB 8723.9%11720.4%

NS: not significance; DDP: cisplatin; CBP: carboplatin; TAX: taxol/paclitaxel; TXT: taxetere; DOC: docetaxel; GEM: gemcitabine; NVB: vinorelbine.

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