An unusual allelic form of the immunoglobulin lambda constant region genes in the Japanese

The use of DNA probes specific for constant regions of immunoglobulin heavy and light chain genes as well as T-cell receptor (Tcr) subunit genes is now firmly established in the routine diagnosis and classification of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (Arnold et al. 1983; Waldmann et al. 1985; Daus et al. 1989). As detailed by Cossman and co-workers (1988), there are… CONTINUE READING