Mayo Clinic Laboratory and pathology research roundup: July 25

The research roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Clinic Laboratories consultants, including featured abstracts and a complete list of published studies and reviews.

The clinical and molecular spectrum of ETV6 mutated myeloid neoplasms.

ETV6 mutations are rare but recurrent somatic events in myeloid neoplasms and are negatively prognostic in myelodysplastic syndrome. We set out to examine the clinical and molecular characteristics of patients undergoing investigation for myeloid neoplasms, found to have deleterious ETV6 mutations. ETV6 mutations occurred in 33 of 5793 (0.6%) cases investigated and predominantly in high-risk disease entities including MDS with increased blasts, primary myelofibrosis and AML, myelodysplasia-related. 

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