Table 3

Correlation of identified genes with patient characteristics in cases

Gene signaturer PearsonpRho spearmanp
Age0.180.0190.180.016
BMI0.030.65550.030.6865
Waist:hip ratio0.050.51040.080.2972
C0.58<0.00010.54<0.0001
M0.60<0.00010.60<0.0001
TFPI2 r PearsonpRho spearmanp
Age0.180.0210.220.004
BMI0.020.74210.050.5091
Waist:hip ratio0.050.48190.060.4342
C0.48<0.00010.51<0.0001
M0.50<0.00010.57<0.0001
TWIST1 r PearsonpRho spearmanp
Age0.110.14730.190.011
BMI−0.100.1814−0.0020.9793
Waist:hip ratio0.060.43690.080.3327
C0.34<0.00010.44<0.0001
M0.39<0.00010.47<0.0001
ZNF345 r PearsonpRho spearmanp
Age0.240.0010.250.001
BMI−0.020.82970.050.5483
Waist:hip ratio0.060.44180.140.0749
C0.56<0.00010.48<0.0001
M0.59<0.00010.57<0.0001
ZNF569 r PearsonpRho spearmanp
Age0.080.28260.100.1869
BMI0.060.45770.060.4631
Waist:hip ratio0.030.73270.040.5744
C0.45<0.00010.48<0.0001
M0.59<0.00010.51<0.0001
  • BMI, body mass index; C, circumferential; M, maximal extent of Barrett’s.