Rhabdoid Tumors

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Virtual Karyotype - Examples of Clinical Cancer Applications - Malignant Rhabdoid Tumors
... Malignant rhabdoid tumors are rare, highly aggressive neoplasms found most commonly in infants and young children ... In these tumors, the INI1 gene (SMARCB1)on chromosome 22q functions as a classic tumor suppressor gene ... identified deletions or LOH of 22q in 49/51 rhabdoid tumors ...
Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor - Genetics
... Genetic similarities have been found within rhabdoid tumors ... contains the hSNF5/INI1 gene that appears to function as a classic tumor suppressor gene ... Most rhabdoid tumors have INI1 deletions whether they occur in the CNS, kidney or elsewhere ...
Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor - History
... Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor was first described as a distinct entity in 1987 ... Before 1978, when rhabdoid tumor was described, AT/RT likely was misdiagnosed as medulloblastoma ... In some early reports the tumor was known also as malignant rhabdoid tumor (MRT) of the CNS ...