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PubMed Search: JunB[title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • At 19p13
  • Member of Jun family of proteins (also c-Jun and JunD), that are components of AP-1 transcription factor complex, involved in cell proliferation and apoptosis
  • May bind with CD30 gene promoter
  • Nuclear stain
Positive staining - disease
  • Anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALK+ or negative; cutaneous or not), classic Hodgkin lymphoma, CD30+ diffuse large B cell lymphoma, lymphomatoid papulosis
Negative staining
  • Nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin lymphoma, CD30- diffuse large cell lymphoma
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