Acta Neuropathologica

, Volume 134, Issue 4, pp 667–669 | Cite as

Brainstem angiocentric gliomas with MYB–QKI rearrangements

  • Laura D’Aronco
  • Cécile Rouleau
  • Tenzin Gayden
  • Louis Crevier
  • Jean-Claude Décarie
  • Sébastien Perreault
  • Nada Jabado
  • Pratiti Bandopadhayay
  • Keith L. Ligon
  • Benjamin Ellezam
Correspondence

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Laura D’Aronco
    • 1
  • Cécile Rouleau
    • 2
    • 3
  • Tenzin Gayden
    • 3
  • Louis Crevier
    • 4
  • Jean-Claude Décarie
    • 5
  • Sébastien Perreault
    • 6
  • Nada Jabado
    • 3
  • Pratiti Bandopadhayay
    • 2
    • 3
  • Keith L. Ligon
    • 7
  • Benjamin Ellezam
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pathology, Sainte-Justine HospitalUniversité de MontréalMontréalCanada
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsMcGill University and McGill University Heath Centre Research InstituteMontréalCanada
  3. 3.Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer InstituteBoston Children’s HospitalBostonUSA
  4. 4.Department of Surgery, Sainte-Justine HospitalUniversité de MontréalMontréalCanada
  5. 5.Department of Radiology, Sainte-Justine HospitalUniversité de MontréalMontréalCanada
  6. 6.Department of Pediatrics, Sainte-Justine HospitalUniversité de MontréalMontréalCanada
  7. 7.Department of Pathology, Dana-Farber Cancer InstituteBoston Children’s HospitalBostonUSA

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