TABLE 3

Average number of MLH1 foci and frequency of SCs with zero to three MLH1 foci for SCs of different length classes (n = 45 sets)

Frequency (%) of SCs with
SC rankTotal no. SCs observedAverage no. of MLH1 foci ± SDNo fociOne focusTwo fociThree foci
SCs 1 and 2901.42 ± 0.54157411
SCs 3–61801.38 ± 0.54162362
SCs 7–122701.19 ± 0.48474230
SCs 13–151350.99 ± 0.4088470
SCs 16–191800.97 ± 0.3169130
All SCs85547521<1