leukemogenesis

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leukemogenesis

 [loo-ke″mo-jen´ĕ-sis]
the induction or development of leukemia.

leu·ke·mo·gen·e·sis

(lū-kē'mō-jen'ĕ-sis),
The causation (or induction), development, and progression of a leukemic disease.
[leukemia + G. genesis, production]

leukemogenesis

[lo̅o̅kē′mōjen′əsis]
the onset, development, or progression of leukemia.

leukemogenesis

A process in which successive transformational events enhance the ability of hematopoietic progenitor cells to proliferate, differentiate, and survive. See Autonomous proliferation.

leu·ke·mo·gen·e·sis

(lū-kē'mō-jen'ĕ-sis)
The causation (or induction), development, and progression of a leukemic disease.
Synonym(s): leukaemogenesis.
[leukemia + G. genesis, production]

leukemogenesis

the process of generation of myeloid cell lines in bone marrow and extramedullary sites; a critical feature in myeloproliferative disease; i.e. the induction or development of leukemia.
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The FACS will be used to identify and sort irradiated mouse haematopoietic stem cells to elucidate mechanisms of leukaemogenesis.
The chromosomal translocation t(15;17) generates the PML/RAR [alpha] fusion gene which plays an essential role in leukaemogenesis.