Table 1 Demographic data on human subjects and pathological diagnoses.

A total of 29 breast cancer subjects and 7 healthy cancer-free subjects undergoing breast reduction surgery were included. Healthy subjects are indicated by NML (normal) under the histologic grade column.

Histologic grade (IDC)Distance to IDC (mm)Nuclear grade (DCIS)Distance to DCIS (mm)AgeTumor tissue/healthy tissue size (cm)
16410.4 by 0.3 by 0.3
11691.2 by 1.0 by 0.6
11I1750.8 by 0.5 by 0.4
13I3650.8 by 0.6 by 0.5
11.6II5463.7 by 2.0 by 2.0
16II>10701.6 by 1.1 by 0.8
25751.5 by 1.3 by 1.2
250712.1 by 1.5 by 0.9
21.38371.8 by 1.5 by 1.3
210481.0 by 1.0 by 0.9
28I–II>10702.6 by 4.6 by 0.5
214II1759Not grossly identified
23II1751.5 by 1.0 by 0.6
26II10501.1 by 1.0 by 0.4
210II10675.2 by 3.3 by 2.4
212II14541.5 by 1.2 by 1.1
251II51821.7 by 1.5 by 1.3
211II14571.5 by 1.4 by 1.0
28II2601.2 by 0.8 by 0.8
26.2II6.3681.0 by 1.0 by 0.8
225II25481.5 by 1.2 by 0.7
210III10511.1 by 0.9 by 0.8
21IIIno672.0 by 2.0 by 1.8
310III1.2640.8 by 0.6 by 0.5
312III12761.9 by 1.8 by 1.7
310III10622.0 by 1.3 by 1.0
35III0 (positive)752.5 by 2.4 by 2.2
34522.1 by 1.2 by 1.1
31681.7 by 1.1 by 1.0
NML4115 by 14 by 5.5
NML5019 by 16 by 9.0
NML456.5 by 4.1 by 1.1
NML7018 by 15 by 8.5
NML199.0 by 4.3 by 3.2
NML5015 by 12 by 12
NML4014 by 13 by 4.5