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NUP98-fusion transcripts characterize different biological entities within acute myeloid leukemia: a report from the AIEOP-AML group

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This work was supported by grants from Università degli Studi di Padova and by CARIPARO Istituto di Ricerca Pediatrica-Fondazione Città della Speranza to VB, CT, AL, GB, MP MZ, EM, ADM, GB and by grants from AIRC (Associazione Italiana Ricerca sul Cancro, Special Grant “5xmille”-9962), Ministero della Salute (RF-2010-2316606) to F. Locatelli. We thank Katia Polato for technical assistance. Plasmids used in the screening were kindly provided by Peter D. Aplan and Keith R. Humphries.

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VB, EM, CT, VS, DDG, MT, performed in vitro experiments; MZ performed GEP analysis; AL, ADM, CM, VZ performed and interpreted cytogenetic analysis; SM performed xenotransplantation in NSG mice; RR, EM, RM performed the statistical analysis; FL, GB, MP designed the research, analyzed and interpreted data, wrote the manuscript.

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Bisio, V., Zampini, M., Tregnago, C. et al. NUP98-fusion transcripts characterize different biological entities within acute myeloid leukemia: a report from the AIEOP-AML group. Leukemia 31, 974–977 (2017).

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