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Cytogenetic aspects of malignant transformation

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Published by S. Karger in Basel, New York .
Written in English

  • Cancer cells.,
  • Cell transformation.,
  • Cytogenetics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementN. B. Atkin.
    SeriesExperimental biology and medicine ;, v. 6
    LC ClassificationsRC268.4 .A83
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 171 p. :
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4634797M
    ISBN 103805523300
    LC Control Number77466427

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      This suggests that the NOTCH1 lesion is selected and expands during HSC differentiation toward a B neoplastic cell, thus strengthening the hypothesis that the genetic alteration is an initial event associated with the stepwise malignant transformation of CLL.” “We conclude that activated NOTCH1 is an early event in CLL that may.

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(Experimental Biology and Medicine, Vol. There were 22 participants who discussed the morphologic, cytochemical, cytogenetic, and immunologic aspects of so-called malignant transformations.

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Abstract. Exposure of mammalian cells to mutagenic chemicals may result in a variety of detectable changes in the genetic material. The genetic changes to be described here are those involving whole chromosomes and are generally referred to as chromosome aberrations or by: 3. The knowledge that cancer is a malignant form of uncontrolled growth has existed for over a century.

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Leukemias are a group of heterogeneous neoplastic disorders, that differ significantly in terms of morhological, immunophenotypic, cytogenetic and molecular features of malignant cells. These specific features reflect the differences in the spectrum of underlying biological alterations involved in malignant transformation, and/or variations in the level of hematopoietic stem cells hierarchy.

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And, advances in understanding the genetics of cancer are beginning to have an impact on the clinical management of malignant disease. Many of the genetic changes that underlie malignant transformation of cells and/or that distinguish malignant clones can be used as markers to diagnose, monitor, or characterize various forms of cancer.

Aspects of germ cell tumor cytogenetics are relevant to an understanding of their natural history and prognosis. First, the extent to which the tumor stem cell has progressed through meiotic development before neoplastic transformation occurs correlates with histologic subtype and natural history.

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Tumorlike lesions are invariably covered with primary. Forty years ago, pioneering work led by Janet Rowley established that acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is a genetic disease, with the discovery of somatic chromosomal abnormalities including balanced translocations (eg, t[8;21] and t[15;17]) in the leukemic cells of some patients.

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Similarly, three lesions were classified as KA with malignant transformation, two of which showed no regression, while one case showed regression. Therefore, the regression rate was % in both groups of KA‐like SCC and KA with malignant transformation.

Notably, all eight lesions diagnosed as early/proliferative stage KA showed by: 9. Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) was initially subdivided according to morphology (the French-American-British system), which proved helpful in pathologic categorization.

Subsequently, clinical and genomic factors were found to correlate with response to chemotherapy and with overall survival. These included a history of antecedent hematologic disease, a history of chemotherapy or Cited by: I think part of the dispute is due to the location of the lipoma (some studies show transformation for intraosseous lipomas, but not much for malignant transformation elsewhere).

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