SYT-SSX gene fusion as a determinant of morphology and prognosis in synovial sarcoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Neoplasm Proteins
  • Oncogene Proteins, Fusion
  • Proteins
  • Repressor Proteins
  • Sarcoma, Synovial
  • Translocation, Genetic

abstract

  • The type of SYT-SSX fusion transcript correlates with both the histologic subtype and the clinical behavior of synovial sarcoma. SYT-SSX fusion transcripts are a defining diagnostic marker of synovial sarcomas and may also yield important independent prognostic information.

publication date

  • January 15, 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJM199801153380303

PubMed ID

  • 9428816

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 153

end page

  • 60

volume

  • 338

number

  • 3