Lymphotropic viruses as etiologic agents of lymphoma

D. T. Purtilo, M. Stevenson

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DNA and RNA virus with immortalized lymphocytes are described including Epstein-Barr virus and HTLV-I. The roles of immune deficiency and genetic alterations occurring in a proliferating cell are also considered.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)901-923
Number of pages23
JournalHematology/Oncology Clinics of North America
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology
  • Oncology


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