Table 1

Enumeration and staging of effluent-derived mesothelial cells employed in this study

Figure8B8A8C; 8D8C8D8D8E
Patient No.Microscopic analysisERK phosphorylationE-cadherin/U0126E-cadherin/I BCytokeratin/NF B/U0126Cytokeratin/U0126/WBSnail/E-cadherin/U0126/PCR
1EXXXX
2NEXXXX
3NEXX
4EXX
5EXXX
6NEXX
7EX
8EX
9NEXXX
10NE XXXX
11NEXX
12EXX
13NEXX
  • The parameters used to evaluate the di3erent stages of transdi3erentiation of these cells were both morphological and biochemical (see Results). X refers to the use of each sample in the experiments shown in Fig. 8.