Involvement of 9p in metastatic ovarian adenocarcinomas.


By a direct method and after in vitro culture, we cytogenetically analyzed five ovarian adenocarcinomas, using six samples of ascitic fluid. The structural aberrations included rearrangements of chromosomes 1 and 3, in agreement with the results of other researchers. The long arm of chromosome 6 was rearranged in three samples, but no translocation t(6;14… (More)