- JAK2 V617F positive polycythemia Vera in a child with neurofibromatosis type IJason N Berman
Dalhousie Cancer Genetics Research Group, Department of Pediatrics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:689-91. 2008..Neurofibromin sequencing failed to identify a causative mutation. An unknown genetic abnormality resulting in NF1 may have predisposed this young child to acquiring the common JAK2 mutation...
- Using MS-MLPA as an efficient screening tool for detecting 9p21 abnormalities in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemiaR Brett Gardiner
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, IWK Health Centre Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
Pediatr Blood Cancer 58:852-9. 2012..The incidence of 9p21 using more sensitive techniques, such as methylation specific multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification (MS-MLPA), remains uncertain, and thus also the prognostic significance...