Characteristic karyotypic features in lacrimal and salivary gland carcinomas.

  title={Characteristic karyotypic features in lacrimal and salivary gland carcinomas.},
  author={Yuesheng Jin and Fredrik Mertens and Janusz Limon and Nils Mandahl and Johan Wennerberg and Michael Dictor and Sverre Heim and Felix Mitelman},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  pages={42 - 47}
Short-term cultures from 12 non-squamous cell carcinomas (NSCCs) of the head and neck were cytogenetically investigated. Three tumours were acinic cell carcinomas, two adenoid cystic carcinomas, three mucoepidermoid carcinomas, two carcinomas in pleomorphic adenoma, and two adenocarcinomas. Clonal chromosome aberrations were detected in all but one adenocarcinoma. Including our data, a total of 40 head and neck NSCCs with clonal aberrations have been described. Deletions of the long arm of… CONTINUE READING
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