Table 6.

The effect of 5-aza-deoxycytidine treatment on the mRNA expression levels of genes in colon cancer cells

CellFold change after 5-aza-deoxycytidine treatment
BMP3EYA2ALX4Vimentin
SW480−0.1−0.1+0.5+0.3
SNUC4+22+3Re-expressed*+8
HCT15Re-expressed*0Re-expressed*+147
SW620+26Re-expressed*Re-expressed*+0.5
WIDR+3225Re-expressed*Re-expressed*+346
  • * mRNA expression was only detected in these cells with 5-aza-deoxycytidine treatment and was not detectable without 5-aza-deoxycytidine treatment.