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PCBP1

Sunday 6 September 2015

Depletion of Poly-C binding protein-1(PCBP1) is implicated in various human malignancies. However, the underlying biological effect of PCBP1 in cancers still remains elusive.

Pathology

- acute myeloid leukemia (AML),

  • expression of PCBP1 is down-regulated in newly diagnosed AML patients and might be an independent prognostic marker in AML and should to be further investigated.

Open References

- Downregulated Poly-C binding protein-1 is a novel predictor associated with poor prognosis in Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Zhou M, Tong X. Diagn Pathol. 2015 Aug 21;10:147. doi : 10.1186/s13000-015-0377-y PMID: 26293996 (free)