Abelson Leukemia Virus

Abelson Leukemia Virus

A retrovirus with the v-abl oncogene which transforms immature B lymphocytes to pre-B cells (class switching), inducing a rapidly progressive B cell lymphoproliferation (Abelson’s disease) in mice.
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The LFS was significantly higher in patients who showed a decrease in the breakpoint cluster region and the Abelson leukemia virus ( BCR-ABL ) levels to <10[sup]−3 at day 85 compared with patients who did not reach these levels.