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Symbol BCL2
Location 18q21.33
Name non Hodgkin follicular lymphoma of B-cell type
Corresponding gene BCL2
related resource MITOP database
Main clinical features diffuse large B cell lymphoma, with translocation t(14;18)(q32;q21.3)
Genetic determination
Related entries . extranodal B cell lymphoma (low grade lymphoma of mucosa associated lymphoid tissue), with translocation t(11;18)(q21;q21) and a breakpoint on chromosome 18 between BCL2 and DCC
Function/system disorder hematology
Type malignancy
Gene product
Name chimeric fusion protein BCL2-IGH or BCL2 overexpression