Expression of interleukin 15 in primary adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

@article{Wu2010ExpressionOI,
  title={Expression of interleukin 15 in primary adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia.},
  author={Shuling Wu and Lars Fischer and Nicola Goekbuget and Stefan Schwartz and Thomas Burmeister and Michael Notter and Dieter Hoelzer and Hendrik Fuchs and Igor Wolfgang Blau and Wolf Karsten Hofmann and Eckhard Thiel},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2010},
  volume={116 2},
  pages={387-92}
}
BACKGROUND Interleukin-15 (IL-15) has been associated with the growth, survival and biological behavior of leukemic cells and response to therapy. We determined the expression of IL-15 in lymphoblasts and evaluated its potential impact on the outcome in adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). METHODS Between June 1999 and June 2006, ALL samples were… CONTINUE READING