Follicular Lymphoma

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Follicular Lymphoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Follicular Lymphoma" returned 697 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

PET/CT Assessment of Follicular Lymphoma and High Grade B Cell Lymphoma - Good Correlation with Clinical and Histological Features at Diagnosis.
 

Author(s): Silvana Novelli, Javier Briones, Albert Flotats, Jorge Sierra

Journal: Adv Clin Exp Med. ;24(2):325-30.

 

Follicular lymphoma is a common type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma observed in Western countries. The diagnosis of this disease is based primarily on morphological and immunohistochemical assessment. The proliferative index Ki67 correlates with histological grading and clinical aggressiveness. ...

Last Updated: 1 May 2015

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IGHV gene usage and mutational status in follicular lymphoma: Correlations with prognosis and patient age.
 

Author(s): Ellen Berget, Anders Molven, Turid Løkeland, Lars Helgeland, Olav Karsten Vintermyr

Journal: Leuk. Res.. 2015 Jul;39(7):702-8.

 

Follicular lymphoma (FL) is a heterogeneous disease with some patients developing progressively or transformed disease early, whereas others follow an indolent clinical course. We evaluated the prognostic value of immunoglobulin heavy chain variable (IGHV) gene usage and mutational ...

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2015

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Lectins from opportunistic bacteria interact with acquired variable-region glycans of surface immunoglobulin in follicular lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Dunja Schneider, Marcus Dühren-von Minden, Alabbas Alkhatib, Corinna Setz, Cornelis A M van Bergen, Marco Benkißer-Petersen, Isabel Wilhelm, Sarah Villringer, Sergey Krysov, Graham Packham, Katja Zirlik, Winfried Römer, Christian Buske, Freda K Stevenson, Hendrik Veelken, Hassan Jumaa

Journal: Blood. 2015 May;125(21):3287-96.

 

B-cell antigen receptor (BCR) expression is a key feature of most B-cell lymphomas, but the mechanisms of BCR signal induction and the involvement of autoantigen recognition remain unclear. In follicular lymphoma (FL) B cells, BCR expression is retained despite a chromosomal translocation ...

Last Updated: 22 May 2015

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The terms "Follicular Lymphoma" returned 71 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for follicular lymphoma: optimal timing and indication.
 

Author(s): Sung Won Kim

Journal: J Clin Exp Hematop. 2014 ;54(1):39-47.

 

The definitive management of advanced follicular lymphoma (FL) remains controversial due to various treatment options, including watchful waiting, single-agent or combination chemotherapy, monoclonal antibody, and radioimmunotherapy. These options can provide prolonged progression-free ...

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2014

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Treatment of follicular lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Koji Izutsu

Journal: J Clin Exp Hematop. 2014 ;54(1):31-7.

 

Follicular lymphoma (FL) is the most common subtype of indolent lymphomas. Several lines of evidence suggest that the prognosis of patients with FL has improved since the introduction of rituximab, although cure cannot be achieved. Although the treatment paradigm for FL has changed ...

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2014

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Molecular pathogenesis of follicular lymphoma.
 

Author(s): Wataru Kishimoto, Momoko Nishikori

Journal: J Clin Exp Hematop. 2014 ;54(1):23-30.

 

t(14;18) translocation has been recognized as a genetic hallmark of follicular lymphoma (FL), but it is now known that additional genetic aberrations are required for the development of FL. With recent advances in the technology for DNA analysis, recurrent gene aberrations such as ...

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2014

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Rituximab With or Without Yttrium Y-90 Ibritumomab Tiuxetan in Treating Patients With Untreated Follicular Lymphoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stage I Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage I Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage II Grade 1 Contiguous Follicular Lymphoma; Stage II Grade 1 Non-Contiguous Follicular Lymphoma; Stage II Grade 2 Contiguous Follicular Lymphoma; Stage II Grade 2 Non-Contiguous Follicular Lymphoma; Stage III Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage III Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage IV Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage IV Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma

 

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2015

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Ofatumumab and Bendamustine Hydrochloride With or Without Bortezomib in Treating Patients With Untreated Follicular Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Grade 3a Follicular Lymphoma; Stage III Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage III Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage III Grade 3 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage IV Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage IV Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma; Stage IV Grade 3 Follicular Lymphoma

 

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2015

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Idiotypic Vaccination for Follicular Lymphoma Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Follicular Lymphoma; First Relapse/Progression

 

Last Updated: 5 Oct 2011

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