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Genetic Basis and Pathogenesis

Please select from the following list of abstracts, representing the presentations given in Paris 2004 (IWWM-3) Session 1:

Origin of the Malignant Clone in WM. Linda M. Pilarski, Jitra Kriangkum, Tony Reiman, Michael J. Mant, Andrew R. Belch.

Evaluating Clonal Origins in Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia. S.S. Sahota.

FISH Analysis in Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia. Ocio EM, Hernández JM, González B, Gutiérrez NC, Díez-Campelo M, Castilla C, Ortega F, Aguilera C, Portero JA, Bárez A, Martín G, San Miguel JF.

DNA Cell Content Analysis and Cell Cycle Distribution in Patients with IgM Monoclonal Gammopathies. Mateo G, Ocio EM, Vidriales B, López-Berges C, Hernández JM, Sánchez ML, Orfao A, San Miguel JF

Gene Expression Profiling of WM - Biologic and Theraputic Implications. Fenghuang Zhan, Madhav Dhodapkar, Athanasios Fassas, Bart Barlogie, and John Shaughnessy, Jr.

Genomic Abnormalities in WM. R. Fonseca.

Constitutive Expression of CD40L on Bone Marrow Mast Cells Supports the Growth of Lymphoplasmacytic Cells in Patients with Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia. Olivier Tournilhac, Daniel Ditzel Santos, Lian Xu, Jeffery Kutok, Yu Tsu Tai, Steven Le Gouill, Evdoxia Hatjiharissi, Laurie Catley, Zachary Hunter, Andrew Branagan, Kenneth C Anderson and Steven P Treon

B-Lymphocyte Stimulator Protein (Blys) Is Expressed By Bone Marrow Mast And Lymphoplasmacytic Cells In Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, And Provides Signaling For Growth, Survival And Igm Secretion. Ditzel Santos D, Tournilhac O, Xu Lian, Hatjiharrisi E, Hunter Z, Branagan AR, Manning R, Anderson KC, Grewal I, Treon SP.