monocytic leukaemia


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Related to monocytic leukaemia: Acute monocytic leukemia
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Noun1.monocytic leukaemia - leukemia characterized by the proliferation of monocytes and monoblasts in the bloodmonocytic leukaemia - leukemia characterized by the proliferation of monocytes and monoblasts in the blood
cancer of the blood, leucaemia, leukaemia, leukemia - malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; characterized by abnormal proliferation of leukocytes; one of the four major types of cancer
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Chromosome 8 tetrasomies and pentasomies--a clonal abnormality closely associated with acute monocytic leukaemia. Leuk Lymphoma 1997;27:127-135.
[1] One case of acute monocytic leukaemia presented as granulocytic sarcoma.
Objective: The research programme will comprise the study of the Histone acetyl transferase (HAT) MOZ (Monocytic leukaemia Zinc finger) a critical player in the development and maintenance of the haematopoietic system.