MALT (mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma)

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6754-9_9805
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It is most common in the gastrointestinal tract and in non-Hodgkin lymphoma. MALT is frequently associated with translocations t(1;14)p22;p32 and to the apoptotic signaling gene BCL10. MALT1 gene is involved in the activation of NF-κ (Talwalkar SS et al 2006 Mod Pathol 19:1402).  lymphomas,  Hodgkin disease,  BCL,  apoptosis,  fungal diseases

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