Table 3

 Overview of the results of cDNA expression array (Array), immunohistochemistry (IHC) and RNA in situ hybridisation (ISH)

GeneTissueArrayIHCISH
AC, adenocarcinoma; IHC, immunohistochemistry; ISH, in situ hybridisation; m, moderate expression or staining; s, strong expression or staining; SCC, squamous cell carcinoma; w, weak, or no expression or staining.
*Genes with consistent expression levels using the three different techniques.
Integrin α3 Bronchuswss
ACsss
SCCmss
Integrin β4* Bronchusmmm
ACwww
SCCsss
Desmoplakin I and II* Bronchuswww
ACmmw
SCCsss
Plakoglobin Bronchuswsm
ACwsw
SCCsss
Desmocollin 3* Bronchuswww
ACwww
SCCssm