Chronic immune stimulation might act as a trigger for the development of acute myeloid leukemia or myelodysplastic syndromes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes

abstract

  • Our novel findings indicate that chronic immune stimulation acts as a trigger for AML/MDS development. The underlying mechanisms may also be due to a common genetic predisposition or an effect of treatment for infections/autoimmune conditions.

publication date

  • July 20, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3138717

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2011.34.8540

PubMed ID

  • 21690473

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2897

end page

  • 903

volume

  • 29

number

  • 21