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tumoral deletions

Tuesday 23 January 2007

Tumoral deletions are notated del(chromosome number) as del(1p) or del(7)(q21q31).

See also

- chromosomal deletions
- homozygous deletions

References

- Nagayama K, Kohno T, Sato M, Arai Y, Minna JD, Yokota J. Homozygous deletion scanning of the lung cancer genome at a 100-kb resolution. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2007 Aug 2; PMID: 17674361