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Table 3 Correlation between chemokine receptor expression and presence of liver or lung metastases

From: Expression of chemokine receptors on circulating tumor cells in patients with solid tumors

  Liver mestastasis   Lung metastasis  
  Yes (%) No (%) p Yes (%) No (%) p
CXCR4 21/26 (81%) 19/23 (83%) 0.28 17/22 (77%) 23/27 (85%) 0.44
CCR6 14/26 (54%) 15/23 (65%) 0.42 13/22 (59%) 16/27 (62%) 0.84
CCR7 * 5/15 (33%) 1/6 (17%) 0.42 0/6 (0%) 6/15 (40%) 0.09
CCR9 * 9/15 (60%) 3/6 (50%) 0.34 1/6 (17%) 11/15 (73%) 0.03
  1. * only patients with metastatic melanoma