Aliases & Classifications for Leukemia

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Summaries for Leukemia

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MedlinePlus:32 Leukemia is cancer of the white blood cells. white blood cells help your body fight infection. your blood cells form in your bone marrow. in leukemia, the bone marrow produces abnormal white blood cells. these cells crowd out the healthy blood cells, making it hard for blood to do its work. there are different types of leukemia, including acute lymphocytic leukemia acute myeloid leukemia chronic lymphocytic leukemia chronic myeloid leukemia leukemia can develop quickly or slowly. chronic leukemia grows slowly. in acute leukemia, the cells are very abnormal and their number increases rapidly. adults can get either type; children with leukemia most often have an acute type. some leukemias can often be cured. other types are hard to cure, but you can often control them. treatments may include chemotherapy, radiation and stem cell transplantation. even if symptoms disappear, you might need therapy to prevent a relapse. nih: national cancer institute

MalaCards based summary: Leukemia is related to myeloid leukemia and chronic lymphocytic leukemia. An important gene associated with Leukemia is RUNX1 (runt-related transcription factor 1), and among its related pathways are Signaling by Robo receptor and Endometrial cancer. The drugs methotrexate and methotrexate sodium and the compounds megapoietin and anagrelide have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include myeloid, t cells and b cells, and related mouse phenotypes are normal and liver/biliary system.

Disease Ontology:9 A cancer that affects the blood or bone marrow characterized by an abnormal proliferation of blood cells.

Wikipedia:63 Leukemia (American English) or leukaemia (British English) /lu??ki?mi??/ is a group of cancers that... more...

Related Diseases for Leukemia

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Diseases in the Leukemia family:

Acute Leukemia Chronic Leukemia
Subacute Leukemia

Diseases related to Leukemia via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1myeloid leukemia33.0MPL, KMT2A, ABL1, RUNX1, THPO, PICALM
2chronic lymphocytic leukemia32.8KMT2A, BCL3, TRIM13
3acute leukemia32.5ZBTB16, KMT2A, LYL1, MPL, RUNX1, PML
4chronic myelomonocytic leukemia32.2RUNX1, MPL
5myelodysplastic syndrome32.2ABL1, MLF1, THPO, MPL, KMT2A, RUNX1
6acute myelomonocytic leukemia32.2KMT2A, RUNX1
7megakaryocytic leukemia31.9RUNX1, THPO, MKL1, KMT2A
8wilms tumor31.7ABL1, KMT2A, MME
9refractory anemia31.7RUNX1, MPL, THPO
10precursor b-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia31.5MME, KMT2A, ABL1
11leukemia, acute myeloid31.5RUNX1, MLF1, SH3GL1
12myelofibrosis31.5MPL, THPO
13leukemia, acute promyelocytic31.5RUNX1, KMT2A, PML, ZBTB16
14breast cancer31.5MME, BCL3, RUNX1, ABL1, KMT2A, PML
15leukemia, acute lymphoblastic31.5MME, KMT2A, MPL, PML, PICALM, ABL1
16acute erythroid leukemia31.4MPL, THPO, MLF1
17leukemia, chronic myeloid31.4RUNX1, ABL1, KMT2A, THPO, MPL, PML
18thrombocytopenia31.4RUNX1, MPL, THPO
19precursor t-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia31.3LYL1, RUNX1, ABL1, KMT2A, PICALM
20essential thrombocythemia31.3MPL, THPO
21pancytopenia31.3KMT2A, MPL, THPO
22acute myeloid leukemia, adult31.2KMT2A, RUNX1
23b-cell lymphomas31.2MME, KMT2A, BCL3
24prostate cancer31.2ARHGEF12, ABL1, ZBTB16, PML, KMT2A, MME
25purpura31.2THPO
26polycythemia31.2MPL, THPO
27follicular lymphoma31.1KMT2A, MME, BCL3
28acute lymphoblastic leukemia, childhood31.1KMT2A, ABL1, RUNX1, MME
29splenomegaly31.0MPL, THPO
30burkitt lymphoma31.0RUNX1, ABL1, MME
31chronic myeloproliferative disease30.9MPL, THPO
32hematologic cancer30.3THPO, PICALM, MPL, KMT2A, RUNX1, ABL1
33lymphoblastic leukemia11.4
34t-cell leukemia11.3
35adult t-cell leukemia11.1
36childhood leukemia11.1
37monocytic leukemia11.0
38human t-cell leukemia virus type 111.0
39prolymphocytic leukemia11.0
40plasma cell leukemia11.0
41acute monocytic leukemia10.9
42large granular lymphocyte leukemia10.9
43hematopoietic stem cell transplantation10.8
44myeloma10.8
45sarcoma10.7
46chronic neutrophilic leukemia10.7
47lymphoid leukemia10.7
48endotheliitis10.7
49multiple myeloma10.7
50lymphoblastic lymphoma10.7

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Diseases related to leukemia

Symptoms for Leukemia

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Leukemia

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Genetic Tests for Leukemia

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Anatomical Context for Leukemia

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Leukemia:

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Myeloid, T cells, B cells, Bone, Bone marrow, Monocytes, Neutrophil, Endothelial, Breast, Lung, Skin, Testes, Liver, Colon, Prostate, Nk cells, Brain, Lymph node, Thyroid, B lymphoblasts, Spleen, Kidney, Pituitary, Testis, Heart, Smooth muscle, Thymus, Placenta, Spinal cord, Skeletal muscle, Tonsil, Whole blood, Cortex, Adipocyte, Eye, Retina, Pancreas, Uterus, Small intestine, Cervix, Tongue, Fetal liver, Adrenal cortex, Pineal, Cardiac myocytes, Cerebellum, Adrenal gland, Fetal brain, Temporal lobe, Atrioventricular node, Appendix

Animal Models for Leukemia or affiliated genes

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Publications for Leukemia

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Articles related to Leukemia:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Mast cell leukemia with prolonged survival on PKC412/midostaurin. (25031773)
2014
2
Intraventricular hemorrhage in a patient with chronic myeloid leukemia and anterior communicating artery aneurysm. (23860156)
2013
3
MicroRNA profiling reveals aberrant microRNA expression in adult ETP-ALL and functional studies implicate a role for miR-222 in acute leukemia. (23522449)
2013
4
Reply to myelosuppression after frontline fludarabine, cyclophosphamide, and rituximab in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia: Analysis of Persistent and New-Onset Cytopenia. (24151154)
2013
5
Renal Infarction Secondary to Invasive Aspergillosis in a 5-Year-Old Girl With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. (24136022)
2013
6
Characterization of bone marrow mast cells in acute myeloid leukemia with t(8;21) (q22;q22); RUNX1-RUNX1T1. (24035334)
2013
7
Treatment-, patient-, and disease-related factors and the emergence of adverse events with tyrosine kinase inhibitors for the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia. (23553655)
2013
8
Defining consensus leukemia-associated immunophenotypes for detection of minimal residual disease in acute myeloid leukemia in a multicenter setting. (23912609)
2013
9
Prognostic value of plasma levels of thrombomodulin and von Willebrand factor in Egyptian children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. (24243921)
2013
10
Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome with unusual clinical features similar to juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia. (22736231)
2012
11
Mogamulizumab for the treatment of adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma. (23110261)
2012
12
CD117 expression is a sensitive but nonspecific predictor of FLT3 mutation in T acute lymphoblastic leukemia and T/myeloid acute leukemia. (22261446)
2012
13
Rapid screening of ASXL1, IDH1, IDH2, and c-CBL mutations in de novo acute myeloid leukemia by high-resolution melting. (22929312)
2012
14
MLL-AF9 and MLL-ENL alter the dynamic association of transcriptional regulators with genes critical for leukemia. (20854876)
2011
15
DNMT3A mutations are rare in childhood acute myeloid leukemia. (21685466)
2011
16
Treatment of therapy related acute promyelocytic leukemia with the combination of all trans retinoic acid and arsenic trioxide without chemotherapy: a series of three patients. (20350274)
2010
17
TP53 mutation profile in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: evidence for a disease specific profile from a comprehensive analysis of 268 mutations. (20861914)
2010
18
An unusual case of febrile neutropenia: acute myeloid leukemia presenting as myeloid sarcoma of the spleen. (18717148)
2008
19
Concomitant EBV-related B-cell proliferation and juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia in a 2-year-old child. (17618684)
2008
20
Cardiac involvement with human T-cell lymphotrophic virus type-1-associated adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: The NIH experience. (18297519)
2008
21
Fludarabine induces apoptosis of human T-cell leukemia virus type 1-infected T cells via inhibition of the nuclear factor-kappaB signal pathway. (17344917)
2007
22
The role of WWP1-Gag interaction and Gag ubiquitination in assembly and release of human T-cell leukemia virus type 1. (17609263)
2007
23
Expression of CLLU1 in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and its prognostic significance]. (18457263)
2007
24
Troglitazone inhibits cell growth and induces apoptosis of B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia cells with t(14;18). (16809887)
2006
25
Purine nucleoside analogues and combination therapies in B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia: dawn of a new era. (15068894)
2004
26
Prognostic factors in myelodysplastic and myeloproliferative types of chronic myelomonocytic leukemia: a retrospective analysis of 83 patients from a single institution. (15257942)
2004
27
Recent progress in the protein-tyrosine phosphatase SHP1 gene: the significant correlation of the SHP1 gene silencing with the onset of lymphomas/leukemias]. (14619449)
2003
28
Hodgkin's type of Richter's syndrome in familial chronic lymphocytic leukemia treated with cladribine and cyclophosphamide. (12802926)
2003
29
Phase I trial of a novel diphtheria toxin/granulocyte macrophage colony-stimulating factor fusion protein (DT388GMCSF) for refractory or relapsed acute myeloid leukemia. (12006512)
2002
30
Preferential expression of the transcription coactivator HTIF1alpha gene in acute myeloid leukemia and MDS-related AML. (11986951)
2002
31
Cytotoxic efficacy of bendamustine in human leukemia and breast cancer cell lines. (12029443)
2002
32
Homologous recombinational repair vis-A -vis chlorambucil resistance in chronic lymphocytic leukemia. (12007561)
2002
33
Activity and expression of the multidrug resistance proteins P-glycoprotein, MRP1, MRP2, MRP3 and MRP5 in de novo and relapsed acute myeloid leukemia. (11587212)
2001
34
Cytokine expression of T cells in chronic myeloid leukemia. (11775253)
2000
35
Identification of a human T-cell leukemia virus type I tax peptide in contact with DNA. (10567395)
1999
36
Acute dacryocystitis as a presenting sign of pediatric leukemia. (10372893)
1999
37
Okadaic acid-induced apoptosis of HL60 leukemia cells is preceded by destabilization of bcl-2 mRNA and downregulation of bcl-2 protein. (9762907)
1998
38
Myeloperoxidase gene expression in infant leukemia: a Pediatric Oncology Group Study. (9638984)
1998
39
Generation of reactive oxygen intermediates after treatment of blasts of acute myeloblastic leukemia with cytosine arabinoside: role of bcl-2. (8683994)
1996
40
Life-threatening hyperleukocytosis and pulmonary compromise after priming with recombinant human granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor in a patient with acute myelomonocytic leukemia. (7799037)
1995
41
Hypercalcemia associated with all-trans-retinoic acid in the treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia. (8501972)
1993
42
Chemotherapy-related side effects in children with acute lymphocytic leukemia in Taiwan: a nursing perspective. (1514401)
1992
43
Amplification of ETS2 oncogene in acute nonlymphoblastic leukemia with t(6;21;18). (1728954)
1992
44
Hairy cell leukemia: splenectomy after alpha 2b-interferon therapy. (1878598)
1991
45
Results of the vincristine, doxorubicin, and dexamethasone regimen in adults with standard- and high-risk acute lymphocytic leukemia. (2189958)
1990
46
Effects of the antisense v-myb' expression on K562 human leukemia cell proliferation and differentiation. (1979645)
1990
47
Acute non-lymphoblastic leukemia. Correlation between clinical and hematological parameters in 87 adult patients. (3121464)
1987
48
An intensive care chemo- or chemoimmunotherapy regimen for patients with intermediate and poor-prognosis acute lymphatic leukemia and leukemic lymphoblastic lymphosarcoma: preliminary results with 14-month median follow-up. (6949235)
1982
49
Myeloblastic leukemia and congenital hemihypertrophy. (192872)
1977
50
Periarteritis nodosa simulating eosinophilic leukemia; a case report. (14771060)
1950

Variations for Leukemia

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Expression for genes affiliated with Leukemia

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Leukemia

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Compounds for genes affiliated with Leukemia

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Compounds related to Leukemia according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1megapoietin4310.7MPL, THPO
2anagrelide43 1211.6THPO, MPL
3af 104310.6KMT2A, PICALM
4etoposide43 49 59 1213.5RUNX1, THPO, PML, KMT2A
5imatinib43 49 1212.5RUNX1, ABL2, ABL1, THPO
6cytarabine43 49 1212.4MME, THPO, ABL1
7actinomycin d4310.4THPO, PML, KMT2A, MME
8h2o24310.4ABL2, ABL1, THPO, PML, MME
9oligonucleotide4310.4ARHGEF12, KMT2A, THPO, ABL1, RUNX1
10vegf4310.4RUNX1, ABL1, THPO, MPL, MME
11zinc43 2411.3RUNX1, ZBTB16, ABL1, PML, MPL, KMT2A
12proline4310.3RUNX1, ABL1, PML, KMT2A
13dmso4310.3THPO, ABL1, RUNX1
14retinoic acid43 2411.3RUNX1, ZBTB16, ABL2, ABL1, THPO, PML
15gtp43 2811.3ABL1, MPL, KMT2A, ARHGEF12
16lysine4310.2THPO, PML, MPL, MME
17tyrosine4310.1ARHGEF12, RUNX1, ZBTB16, ABL2, ABL1, THPO
18leucine4310.1PICALM, PML, KMT2A, MME
19cysteine439.9ABL1, THPO, PML, MPL, MME

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Leukemia

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Cellular components related to Leukemia according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1histone methyltransferase complexGO:003509710.3KMT2B, KMT2A
2nucleusGO:00056349.6BCL3, RUNX1, ZBTB16, ABL1, PICALM, MLF1
3cytoplasmGO:00057379.5PML, MKL1, MLF1, ABL1, SH3GL1, KMT2A

Biological processes related to Leukemia according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1myeloid progenitor cell differentiationGO:000231810.7MLF1, RUNX1
2hemopoiesisGO:003009710.6ZBTB16, PICALM, RUNX1
3regulation of histone H3-K4 methylationGO:005156910.6KMT2A, KMT2B
4myeloid cell differentiationGO:003009910.6PML, THPO, ZBTB16, RUNX1
5positive regulation of oxidoreductase activityGO:005135310.6ABL2, ABL1
6regulation of endocytosisGO:003010010.6ABL1, ABL2, PICALM
7regulation of actin cytoskeleton reorganizationGO:0200024910.6ABL1, ABL2
8negative regulation of viral release from host cellGO:0190218710.6TRIM13, PML
9maintenance of protein location in nucleusGO:005145710.6BCL3, PML
10histone H3-K4 trimethylationGO:008018210.6KMT2B, KMT2A
11definitive hemopoiesisGO:006021610.5RUNX1, LYL1
12regulation of cell motilityGO:0200014510.5ABL1, ABL2
13central nervous system developmentGO:000741710.5RUNX1, ZBTB16, SH3GL1
14positive regulation of transcription, DNA-templatedGO:004589310.4KMT2A, BCL3, LYL1, PICALM, ZBTB16, RUNX1
15protein complex assemblyGO:000646110.4KMT2A, PML, PICALM
16histone H3-K4 methylationGO:005156810.4KMT2A, KMT2B
17intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in response to DNA damage by p53 class mediatorGO:004277110.3PML, BCL3
18regulation of autophagyGO:001050610.3ABL2, ABL1
19transcription, DNA-templatedGO:000635110.3BCL3, LYL1, KMT2B, RUNX1, PML, MKL1
20embryonic hemopoiesisGO:003516210.2RUNX1, KMT2A
21response to gamma radiationGO:001033210.0PML, TRIM13

Molecular functions related to Leukemia according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1histone methyltransferase activity (H3-K4 specific)GO:004280010.3KMT2B, KMT2A
2actin monomer bindingGO:000378510.3MKL1, ABL1, ABL2
3DNA bindingGO:00036779.8BCL3, LYL1, KMT2B, PML, MLF1, ABL1
4sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activityGO:00037009.8BCL3, KMT2B, KMT2A, MKL1, ZBTB16, RUNX1
5protein bindingGO:00055159.4ARHGEF12, BCL3, LYL1, MME, KMT2B, KMT2A

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