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Table 2 Immunoexpression of Notch receptors and ligand proteins in calcifying cystic odontogenic tumors (n = 5)

From: Notch signaling and ghost cell fate in the calcifying cystig odontogenic tumor

CCOT components Notch1 Notch2 Notch3 Notch4 Jagged1 Jagged2 Delta1
Basal pre-ameloblast-like cells + - - + - - -
Suprabasal stellate reticulum-like cells + - - + + - -
Transitory squamous cells + - - + + -  
Ghost cells 2+ - - + 3+ - -
Calcifications + - + + + - -
Connective tissue stroma - - + + - - -
Dentinoid NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Odontome NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
  1. CCOT, Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor; -, negative; +, mild (< 25% positivity); 2+, moderate (25-50% positivity); 3+, strong (> 50% positivity); NA, Not available