Table 3 The seven genes for which expression levels differed between HCV-HCCs from patients with LC and those without LC

From: Differential gene expression in distinct virologic types of hepatocellular carcinoma: association with liver cirrhosis

Function Fisher ratio Accession no. Gene name Abbreviation Location
Two genes upregulated in HCV-HCC from patients without LC
 Metabolism 1.905 D26308 Biliverdin reductase B (NADPH-flavin reductase) BLVRB 19q13.1–q13.2
 Ribosomal protein 1.061 Y08136 Acid sphingomyelinase-like phosphodiesterase ASM3A 6
Six genes upregulated in HCV-HCC from patients with LC
 Signal transduction 1.448 M62994 Filamin B, beta FLNB 3p14.3
 Transcription 1.282 Z29678 Microphthalmia-associated transcription factor MITF 3p14.1–p12.3
 Protein modification 1.196 M59830 Heat shock 70 kD protein 1B HSPA1B 6p21.3
 Unknown 1.411 AF009301 Similar to S. cerevisiae SSM4 TEB4 5p15.2
  1.109 D80002 Protein O-fucosyltransferase 1 POFUT1  
  1.094 U50535 Human BRCA2 region   
  1. Accession number of each gene was obtained from PubMed or the Institute for Genome Research database
  2. Gene symbols used are based on the data LocusLINK