Research Paper Volume 11, Issue 17 pp 7236—7241

Mouse mammary tumor virus (MMTV) - like exogenous sequences are associated with sporadic but not hereditary human breast carcinoma

Figure 1. Frequency of MMTVels in 47 HBC and 56 SBC. HBC cases are positive for MMTVels only in 4.2%, whereas positive SBC cases are 30.3%, with a p < 0.001. HBC: hereditary breast carcinoma. SBC: sporadic breast carcinomas. MMTVels: MMTV env-like sequence.