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PubMed Search: API2-MALT1[title]
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Cite this page: API2-MALT1. website. Accessed January 18th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Fusion protein associated with MALT lymphoma (50%); rarely with diffuse large B cell lymphoma
  • Due to t(11;18)(q21;q21) - API2 and MALT1
  • May lead to increased inhibition of apoptosis, helping MALT lymphoma cells to survive