Table 4

Best response during induction and maintenance therapy according to DNA ploidy

Hyperdiploid (n = 132)Non-hyperdiploid (n = 92)P
After induction therapy with VMP/VTP
    IF CR23%25%NS
    IF+ CR9%13%NS
    PR51%40%NS
After maintenance therapy with VT/VP
    IF CR43%41%NS
    IF+ CR13%14%NS
    PR41%40%NS
  • PR indicates partial response.