Genes, Wilms Tumor

Known as: Genes, Wilm, Wilms' Genes, Tumor Genes, Wilms' 
Genes at loci that are involved in the development of WILMS TUMOR. Included are human WT1 at 11p13 and human WT2 (MTACR1) at 11p15.
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2006
2006
Wilms tumor is the most frequent renal neoplasm in children, but our understanding of its genetic basis is still limited. We… (More)
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2005
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2005
Epigenetic alterations in the 11p15.5 imprinted gene cluster are frequent in human cancers and are associated with disordered… (More)
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2005
2005
Desmoid tumors (aggressive fibromatosis) are locally invasive soft tissue tumors in which beta-catenin/TCF3 mediated Wnt… (More)
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2005
2005
Anaplastic histology and metastasis are each associated with higher relapse and mortality rates in Wilms tumor patients. However… (More)
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2002
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2002
We quantitatively analysed hypermethylation at CpG islands in the 5′ ends of 12 genes and one non-CpG island 5′ region (MTHFR) in… (More)
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2000
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2000
The etiology of Wilms tumor, an embryonic kidney tumor, is genetically heterogeneous. One Wilms tumor gene, WT1, which encodes a… (More)
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2000
2000
A large imprinted gene cluster in human chromosome 11p15.5 has been implicated in Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome and Wilms' tumor… (More)
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1994
1994
Homozygous deletions in Wilms' tumor DNA have been a key step in the identification and isolation of the WT1 gene. Several… (More)
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1990
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1990
We have cloned a yeast gene, MIG1, which encodes a C2H2 zinc finger protein involved in glucose repression. The fingers of MIG1… (More)
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1984
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1984
One of the most provocative findings in tumour biology is the relationship between chromosomal changes and embryonal cancers in… (More)
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