A Bach2 Link between Pre-B Cell Receptor Checkpoint and Pre-B Cell ALL

B. Hilda Ye, Yun Mai

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Bach2 is a transcription factor required for affinity maturation of B cells. A recent study reveals, quite unexpectedly, that Bach2 also plays a key role in the pre-B cell receptor checkpoint and functions as a tumor suppressor in pre-B cell acute lymphocytic leukemia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)282-284
Number of pages3
JournalCancer Cell
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 9 2013


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cell Biology
  • Cancer Research

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