J-GLOBAL ID:200904097425911999  Research Project code:9800036707 Update date:Oct. 12, 2004

Analysis of structure and function of a new oncogene, MTG8

Study period:1996 - 0
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (2):
Research overview:
The MTG8 gene was isolated originally as AML1-MTG8 fused gene generated by 8;21 chromosome translocation in human acute myeloid leukemia. Ectopic expression of the MTG8 gene is suggested to relate to oncogenesis. The structure and function of the MTG8 gene are analyzed.
Keywords (5):
myelocytic ,  oncogene ,  translocation(genetics) ,  gene ,  leukemia
Project Organization (1):
  • (E152000000)
Research program: Ordinary Research

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