Cytogenetic t(11;17)(q13;q21) in a pediatric ependymoma. Is 11q13 a recurring breakpoint in ependymomas?

L. Sainati, A. Montaldi, M. C. Putti, F. Giangaspero, L. Rigobello, M. Stella, L. Zanesco, G. Basso

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

Cytogenetic studies on a supratentorial ependymoma from a 1-year-old boy showed a t(11;17)(q13;q21). This is the second ependymoma reported with a rearrangement at 11q13; to our knowledge the 11q13 is the first recurring breakpoint reported in ependymoma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)213-216
Number of pages4
JournalCancer Genetics and Cytogenetics
Volume59
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Cytogenetic t(11;17)(q13;q21) in a pediatric ependymoma. Is 11q13 a recurring breakpoint in ependymomas?'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this