Increased survivin mRNA in malignant pleural effusion is significantly correlated with survival

Chou Chin Lan, Yao Kuang Wu, Chih Hsin Lee, Yi Chih Huang, Chun Yao Huang, Ying Huang Tsai, Shiu Feng Huang, Thomas Chang Yao Tsao

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摘要

Objective: The sensitivity of cytologic examination of pleural effusions is variable and not predictive of prognosis. Survivin is an inhibitor of apoptosis that may be a novel diagnostic/prognostic marker of cancers. This study aimed to determine the diagnostic and prognostic value of measuring survivin mRNA levels in pleural effusions. Methods: Eighty-eight consecutive pleural effusion samples were examined for both cytology and survivin mRNA level. The accuracy of diagnosis and the correlation between survivin mRNA level and survival in malignant pleural effusion (MPE) were determined. Pleural effusions were divided into three groups: Group I, malignancy-associated (n = 44); Group II, inflammatory (n = 27); and Group III, transudative (n = 17). Results: Survivin mRNA levels in Group I (1.03±0.61, range 0-2.96) were significantly higher than those in Groups II (0.45±0.69, range 0-3.30) and III (0.08±0.22, range 00.71) (P, 0.001). Survivin mRNA level was significantly higher in MPE than in non-MPE. The cut-off value for survivin mRNA levels in pleural effusions was 0.074 for the diagnosis of malignancies, with sensitivity, specificity, and positive and negative predictive values of 96%, 45%, 45% and 96%, respectively. Survivin mRNA level in pleural effusions of cancer patients significantly correlated with poor survival. Conclusions: Survivin mRNA level is significantly higher in MPEs. Over-expression of survivin mRNA correlates with poor prognosis in cancer patients.

原文英語
文章編號hyp151
頁(從 - 到)234-240
頁數7
期刊Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology
40
發行號3
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 十一月 22 2009
對外發佈Yes

指紋

Malignant Pleural Effusion
Pleural Effusion
Messenger RNA
Survival
Neoplasms
Cell Biology
Apoptosis
Sensitivity and Specificity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Lan, C. C., Wu, Y. K., Lee, C. H., Huang, Y. C., Huang, C. Y., Tsai, Y. H., ... Tsao, T. C. Y. (2009). Increased survivin mRNA in malignant pleural effusion is significantly correlated with survival. Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology, 40(3), 234-240. [hyp151]. https://doi.org/10.1093/jjco/hyp151

Increased survivin mRNA in malignant pleural effusion is significantly correlated with survival. / Lan, Chou Chin; Wu, Yao Kuang; Lee, Chih Hsin; Huang, Yi Chih; Huang, Chun Yao; Tsai, Ying Huang; Huang, Shiu Feng; Tsao, Thomas Chang Yao.

於: Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology, 卷 40, 編號 3, hyp151, 22.11.2009, p. 234-240.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Lan, CC, Wu, YK, Lee, CH, Huang, YC, Huang, CY, Tsai, YH, Huang, SF & Tsao, TCY 2009, 'Increased survivin mRNA in malignant pleural effusion is significantly correlated with survival', Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology, 卷 40, 編號 3, hyp151, 頁 234-240. https://doi.org/10.1093/jjco/hyp151
Lan, Chou Chin ; Wu, Yao Kuang ; Lee, Chih Hsin ; Huang, Yi Chih ; Huang, Chun Yao ; Tsai, Ying Huang ; Huang, Shiu Feng ; Tsao, Thomas Chang Yao. / Increased survivin mRNA in malignant pleural effusion is significantly correlated with survival. 於: Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2009 ; 卷 40, 編號 3. 頁 234-240.
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