4. Nonrandom Chromosome Abnormalities in Cancer—An Overview
- Sverre Heim1 and
- Felix Mitelman2
Published Online: 4 OCT 2010
Copyright 2009 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. All rights reserved
Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION
How to Cite
Helm, S. and Mitelman, F. (2010) Nonrandom Chromosome Abnormalities in Cancer—An Overview, in Cancer Cytogenetics, THIRD EDITION (eds S. Heim and F. Mitelman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118010136.ch4
Department of Medical Genetics Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Department of Clinical Genetics Lund University Hospital, Sweden
- Published Online: 4 OCT 2010
- Published Print: 15 MAR 2010
Print ISBN: 9780470181799
Online ISBN: 9781118010136
- nonrandom chromosome abnormalities;
- comparative genomic hybridization;
- karyotypic abnormalities;
- philadelphia chromosome;
- cytogenetic techniques
This chapter contains sections titled:
Primary and Secondary Neoplasia-Associated Chromosome Abnormalities
Why and How do Chromosome Aberrations Arise?
When do Chromosome Aberrations Arise?
In Which Cells do Chromosome Aberrations Arise?
Are Acquired Chromosome Aberrations Sufficient for Neoplastic Proliferation?
Do All Tumors have Chromosome Abnormalities, and are such Changes Present only in Neoplastic Cells?
General Effects of Structural and Numerical Chromosome Abnormalities
At What Resolution Level are Neoplasia-Associated Mutations Best Studied?
Pathogenetic Versus Phenotypic Tumor Classification