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Definition / general
- See also EBER1
- Strongly associated with sinonasal (NK) lymphomas
- Associated with monoclonal B cell lymphoproliferative disorder (high grade) and immunosuppression (methotrexate) for autoimmune disease
- Expresses LMP1, which prevents apoptosis via bcl2 interaction
- Expresses EBER1, which transactivates host genes