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last update : 22/08/2006
Symbol MYC
Location 8q24.21
Name Burkitt lymphoma/acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Other name(s) Burkitt lymphoma
Corresponding gene MYC
Other symbol(s) BL
Main clinical features
  • B cell, with translocations t(8;14)(q24;q32), t(2;8)(p12;q24), t(8;22)(q24;q11)
  • see also BVR1, PVT1
  • Genetic determination
    Function/system disorder hematology
    Type malignancy
    Gene product
    Name DNA binding protein with basic helix loop helix,leucine zipper domains (MYC)