Table 1.

Correlations between the methylation level and atrophy and between the methylation level and risk levels after adjustment by atrophy

Extent of gastric atrophy
Gastric cancer risk levels after adjustment by the extent of gastric atrophy
Correlation coefficientPtrendCorrelation coefficient*Ptrend
FLNc0.360.0350.370.029
HAND10.340.0430.320.06
THBD0.180.310.220.21
HRASLS0.460.0060.040.79
LOX0.080.630.10.57
p41ARC0.280.100.220.19
p160.090.61−0.0030.99
  • * Spearman's partial correlation coefficients adjusted by atrophy levels.