Myeloma

Myeloma, or multiple myeloma, is a cancer affecting a particular type of blood cells, called plasma cells. Myeloma is most common in people over 60 and is characterized by the accumulation of abnormal plasma cells in the bone marrow, which impairs the normal production of blood cells.

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    Multiple myeloma is frequently characterised by translocation of genes next to the immunoglobulin heavy chain locus. In this study, the authors sequence a large cohort of high risk myeloma samples and find translocations of cMyc to the immunoglobulin heavy chain locus and this is associated with poor prognosis.

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    • , Paola Neri
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    • , Craig C. Hofmeister
    • , Jonathan L. Kaufman
    • , Vikas A. Gupta
    • , Daniel Auclair
    • , Jonathan J. Keats
    • , Sagar Lonial
    • , Paula M. Vertino
    •  & Lawrence H. Boise
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    • , Xiaomu Wei
    • , Maria V. Revuelta
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    • , Javier Oliver
    • , Matthieu Foll
    • , Siwei Chen
    • , Emeline Perrial
    • , Laurent Garderet
    • , Jill Corre
    • , Xavier Leleu
    • , Eileen M. Boyle
    • , Olivier Decaux
    • , Philippe Rodon
    • , Brigitte Kolb
    • , Borhane Slama
    • , Philippe Mineur
    • , Eric Voog
    • , Catherine Le Bris
    • , Jean Fontan
    • , Michel Maigre
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    • , Nicole Frenkiel
    • , Karine Augeul-Meunier
    • , Isabelle Leduc
    • , Cécile Leyronnas
    • , Laurent Voillat
    • , Philippe Casassus
    • , Claire Mathiot
    • , Nathalie Cheron
    • , Etienne Paubelle
    • , Philippe Moreau
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    • , Pascal Bourquard
    • , Denis Caillot
    • , Hervé Naman
    • , Sophie Rigaudeau
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    • , Margaret Macro
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    • , Philippe Helias
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    • , Krzysztof Jamroziak
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    • , Robert J. Klein
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