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Table 2 Zip3 immunopositivity of glandular components in prostate tissue sections

From: hZip2 and hZip3 zinc transporters are down regulated in human prostate adenocarcinomatous glands

Case noa. Zip3 IHC SCOREb
  Normal BPH PCa
1 + + -
2 N/A + -
3 N/A +++ -
4 N/A + -
5 N/A ++ +
6 ++ ++ -
7 ++ + -
8 N/A ++ +
9 ++ ++ -
11 N/A +++ -
12 N/A ++ -
13 N/A ++ -
14 N/A + +
15 N/A + -
16 N/A + -
17 N/A ++ -
18 N/A +++ -
20 N/A +++ -
21 N/A ++ -
22 N/A +++ -
23 N/A + -
24 N/A +++ N/A
25 +++ +++ -
26 N/A ++ -
27 N/A +++ -
Neg Zip3 IHC 0/5 0/25 21/24*
Scores > + 4/5 17/25 0/24*
Mean score c 2.00 2.00 0.13*
  1. See Table 1 for footnotes