Affiliation: San Gerardo Hospital
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..A potential biological role of NIPBL in leukaemia has still to be dissected. ..
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..IKZF1 is a secondary and probable postnatal mutation in these cases, and as a recurrent but alternative copy number change is associated with poor prognosis. ..
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..Early MRD negativity is highly predictive of favorable outcome. The earlier MRD negativity is achieved, the better the prognosis. ..