Table 3

Comparison of log likelihoods of six predictive model by probands’ characteristics

Pedigree characteristicsModel
ProbandNumber of familiesNumber of mutationsMyriadSpanishFinnishYaleBrcaproIC
CancerAge (years)
Breast<409429−60.1−60.0−60.9−54.6−51.8−50.7
40–5512017−37.9−40.4−34.7−40.7−34.4−37.6
>55498−23.1−22.6−25.6−29.1−28.4−27.6
Bilateral breast6014−32.0−32.7−34.2−44.5−37.7−37.0
Ovary<50219−15.2−17.0−24.7−37.6−13.4−12.6
⩾502311−21.5−28.3−31.5−53.8−28.4−22.2
Breast and ovarian3812−22.4−26.8−25.4−41.2−22.7−19.0
Male breast94−3.7−7.7−8.8−10.5−6.1−4.3
Unaffected141−2.6−4.4−1.8−8.1−3.8−2.7
Total428105−218.5−240.0−247.7−320.1−226.7−213.6
χ225.2922.7328.66260.7826.4516.93