Irish Journal of Medical Science (1971 -)

, Volume 188, Issue 1, pp 351–352 | Cite as

The impact of sample processing delay on deep molecular responses in chronic myeloid leukemia

  • Stephen E. LangabeerEmail author
  • Mireille Crampe
  • Tara Durney
Letter to the Editor


Compliance with ethical standards

This study was performed in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments. Informed consent was obtained from participants at the referring centers.

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.


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© Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cancer Molecular Diagnostics, Central Pathology LaboratorySt. James’s HospitalDublinIreland

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