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Table 2 Association between biomarkers level and risk and prognostic factors for melanoma (Mann-Whitney test)

From: Evaluation of Kindlin-1 and Ki-67 immunohistochemical expression in primary cutaneous malignant melanoma: a clinical series

Variable N P
KINDLIN-1 KI-67
Sunburn episodes   0.83 0.07
 Yes 17   
 No 13   
Skin phototype I/II   0.51 0.93
 Yes 15   
 No 15   
Eye color   0.49 0.68
 Light 13   
 Dark 17   
Presence of ulceration   0.66 0.51
 Yes 5   
 No 25   
SLN status   0.31 0.37
 Positive 5   
 Negative 22   
Breslow thickness   0.577 0.377
 Mean ± SD 1.47 ± 1.85   
Mitosis rate Mean ± SD 2.23 ± 2.97 0.379 0.727
Total 30   
  1. SLN Sentinel limph node, SD Standard deviation
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