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Table 4 APOE genotype and tumor types

From: Effects of APOE gene ε4 allele on serum lipid profiles and risk of cardiovascular disease and tumorigenesis in southern Chinese population

Type Numbers (N = 747)
E2/E2 (N = 3) E2/E3 (N = 51) E2/E4 (N = 9) E3/E3 (N = 575) E3/E4 (N = 106) E4/E4 (N = 3)
Lung cancer 1 14 2 102 31 1
Colorectal cancer 1 2 2 100 21 1
Esophagus cancer / 5 1 58 9 /
Liver cancer / 7 1 49 8 /
Nasopharynx cancer / 3 / 30 6 /
Pituitary tumor / 2 / 30 3 /
Stomach cancer / 3 1 25 3 /
Breast cancer / 2 / 20 6 /
Neurologic tumor / 3 1 21 2 /
Prostatic cancer / / / 10 4 /
Hematological malignancies 1 / / 21 1 /
Cervical cancer / 2 / 15 3 /
Bladder cancer / 1 / 16 / /
Thyroid cancer / / 1 9 1 /
Renal cancer / / / 5 2 /
Laryngocarcinoma / / / 5 1 /
Ovarian cancer / 2 / 4 / /
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor / / / 5 / /
Pancreatic cancer / 1 / 4 / /
Thymic carcinoma / / / 3 1 /
Adrenal tumor / 1 / 2 / /
Endometrial cancer / 1 / 1 1 /
More than two cancers / 1 / 21 3 1
Others / 1 / 9 / /