Table 2

Distribution of p53 mutation types in rectal and colorectal carcinomas

p53 mutation typen%n%
Non-confirmed codon 110 and 232 mutations (possible tumour mosaicism, see text) are excluded.
Rectal results are from this study; colorectal results are from Hainaut et al.4
G:C → A:T at CpG204927749
G:C → A:T at non-CpG259517
G:C → C:G12163
G:C → T:A410549
A:T → C:G00102
A:T → G:C37478
A:T → T:A37244
Deletions, insertions, complex820458