MOLECULAR DIAGNOSIS AND PROGNOSIS OF MULTIPLE MYELOMA


Year of Award:
2002
Award Type:
R33
Project Number:
CA097513
RFA Number:
PAR-01-106
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
SHAUGHNESSY, JOHN DAMIAN
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS MED SCIS LTL ROCK
Multiple myeloma (MM) is a fatal, clonal B-cell malignancy of terminallydifferentiated immunoglobulin-secreting plasma cells (PCs) that originate ingerminal centers of lymph nodes and home to and expand in the bone marrow.Although other hematological mali