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ins(15;17)(q22;q21q26) PML/ADAMTS17/RARA

Written2018-01Jean-Loup Huret, Philippe Dessen

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Clinics and Pathology

Disease Acute promyelocytic leukemia (FAB type M3)

Genes involved and Proteins

Gene Name
Gene NameRARA
Location 17q21.2

To be noted

Non-annotated chromosomal abnormality. Preliminary data : if you are an author who wish to write a full paper/card on the chromosome abnormality, go to  How to contribute


Cryptic insertion (15;17) in a case of acute promyelocytic leukemia detected by fluorescence in situ hybridization
Gutiérrez NC, García JL, Chillón C, Muntión S, González M, Hernández JM
Haematologica 1999 Jan;84(1):88-90
PMID 10091399
Atypical mRNA fusions in PML-RARA positive, RARA-PML negative acute promyelocytic leukemia
Walz C, Grimwade D, Saussele S, Lengfelder E, Haferlach C, Schnittger S, Lafage-Pochitaloff M, Hochhaus A, Cross NC, Reiter A
Genes Chromosomes Cancer 2010 May;49(5):471-9
PMID 20155840
A novel PML-ADAMTS17-RARA gene rearrangement in a patient with pregnancy-related acute promyelocytic leukemia
Lim G, Cho EH, Cho SY, Shin SY, Park JC, Yang YJ, Oh SH, Marschalek R, Meyer C, Park TS
Leuk Res 2011 Jul;35(7):e106-10
PMID 21529941
Characterization of cryptic rearrangements and variant translocations in acute promyelocytic leukemia
Grimwade D, Gorman P, Duprez E, Howe K, Langabeer S, Oliver F, Walker H, Culligan D, Waters J, Pomfret M, Goldstone A, Burnett A, Freemont P, Sheer D, Solomon E
Blood 1997 Dec 15;90(12):4876-85

Translocations implicated (Data extracted from papers in the Atlas)

 ins(15;17)(q22;q21q26) PML/ADAMTS17/RARA

External links

PML/ADAMTS17 () RARA (17q21.2)

Mitelman databaseins(15;17)(q22;q21q26) [Case List]    ins(15;17)(q22;q21q26) [Transloc-MCList] PML/ADAMTS17/RARA [Fusion-MCList]
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