Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia

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Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia

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The terms "Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia" returned 15 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A novel spliced fusion of MLL with CT45A2 in a pediatric biphenotypic acute leukemia.
 

Author(s): Nuno Cerveira, Claus Meyer, Joana Santos, Lurdes Torres, Susana Lisboa, Manuela Pinheiro, Susana Bizarro, Cecília Correia, Lucília Norton, Rolf Marschalek, Manuel R Teixeira

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Abnormalities of 11q23 involving the MLL gene are found in approximately 10% of human leukemias. To date, nearly 100 different chromosome bands have been described in rearrangements involving 11q23 and 64 fusion genes have been cloned and characterized at the molecular level. In this ...

Last Updated: 19 Oct 2010

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What is the optimal treatment for biphenotypic acute leukemia?
 

Author(s): Changcheng Zheng, Jingsheng Wu, Xin Liu, Kaiyang Ding, Xiaoyan Cai, Weibo Zhu

Journal: Haematologica. 2009 Dec;94(12):1778-80; author reply 1780.

 

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2009

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Diagnosis of biphenotypic acute leukemia: a paradigmatic approach.
 

Author(s): Xianfeng Frank Zhao, Ivana Gojo, Teresa York, Yi Ning, Maria R Baer

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Biphenotypic acute leukemia (BAL), or acute leukemia with a single population of blasts coexpressing markers of two different lineages, is a rare clinical entity. To define BAL, a scoring system was proposed by the European Group of Immunological Markers for Leukemias (EGIL) in 1995. ...

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2009

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The terms "Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Definition of acute biphenotypic leukemia.
 

Author(s): E Matutes, R Morilla, N Farahat, F Carbonell, J Swansbury, M Dyer, D Catovsky

Journal: Haematologica. ;82(1):64-6.

 

A minority of acute leukemias have features characteristic of both the myeloid and lymphoid lineages and for this reason are designated mixed-lineage, hybrid or biphenotypic acute leukemias (BAL). There have been difficulties in establishing whether BAL represents a distinct clinico-biological ...

Last Updated: 4 Jun 1997

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Tac, Mini-MTX, MMF Versus Tac, MTX for GVHD Prevention
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia; Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia; Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Acute Biphenotypic Leukemia; Myelodysplastic Syndrome; Myeloproliferative Neoplasm; Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma; Hodgkins Disease; Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia; Multiple Myeloma

 

Last Updated: 28 May 2014

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Laboratory-Treated Donor Cord Blood Cell Infusion Following Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Younger Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Leukemias of Ambiguous Lineage; Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With 11q23 (MLL) Abnormalities; Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Del(5q); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With Inv(16)(p13;q22); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(15;17)(q22;q12); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(16;16)(p13;q22); Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia With t(8;21)(q22;q22); Recurrent Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Recurrent Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia

 

Last Updated: 29 Jan 2014

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