Distribution of HLA genotypes in families of patients with acute leukemia. Implications for transplantation.

Abstract

The HLA genotypes of members of 104 families of patients with acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), 89 families of patients with acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), and 40 control families were analyzed. The results indicate that the HLA genotype of both ALL and AML leukemic patients is found more frequently than the expected 25% among their siblings; the… (More)

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@article{Chan1982DistributionOH, title={Distribution of HLA genotypes in families of patients with acute leukemia. Implications for transplantation.}, author={K. W. Chan and M. S. Pollack and Doris E. Braun and Ryan O'Reilly and Brandon Dupont}, journal={Transplantation}, year={1982}, volume={33 6}, pages={613-5} }