Additional translocation (9;12)(p13;q24.1) in newly diagnosed chronic myeloid leukemia: complete cytogenetic remission after interferon therapy.

@article{Tertian1996AdditionalT,
  title={Additional translocation (9;12)(p13;q24.1) in newly diagnosed chronic myeloid leukemia: complete cytogenetic remission after interferon therapy.},
  author={G{\'e}rard Tertian and M. R. Avalos and Claude L{\'e}onard and Jean Maurice Lavergne and Micheline Misrahi and Gilbert Tchernia},
  journal={Hematology and cell therapy},
  year={1996},
  volume={38 3},
  pages={269-73}
}
We report the case of a patient with chronic phase CML who exhibited, in the same cells, beside the Philadelphia chromosome, an additional translocation between the other chromosome 9 and one of the chromosomes 12 [t(9;12)(p13;q24.1)]. Complete cytogenetic remission with disappearance of both karyotypic abnormalities was achieved after 18 months treatment… CONTINUE READING