Carlos A Tirado, Ph.D., FACMGG - Baylor Scott White & Health  - Section Chief (Cytogenetics)

Carlos A Tirado

Ph.D., FACMGG

Baylor Scott White & Health

Section Chief (Cytogenetics)

Temple, Texas | United States

Main Specialties: Hematology & Oncology

Additional Specialties: Cytogenetics and Molecular Cytogenetics

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Carlos A Tirado, Ph.D., FACMGG - Baylor Scott White & Health  - Section Chief (Cytogenetics)

Carlos A Tirado

Ph.D., FACMGG

Introduction

Dr. Carlos A. Tirado is a Clinical Cytogeneticist. He is the Section Chief (Cytogenetics) in the Department of Pathology at Baylor scott and White Health System in Temple, Texas. Dr. Tirado's primary interest is the use of cytogenetic markers in hematological maligancies and solid tumors. Dr. Tirado has a strong record of publications.
Dr. Tirado is also the PI of the "INTERNATIONAL CIRCLE OF GENETIC STUDIES" Project with 30 professors from all over the world. This project is trying to recruit new leaders in Genetics at the undergraduate level. Most of the students are in Chile, Peru, USA and Spain.

Primary Affiliation: Baylor Scott White & Health - Temple, Texas , United States

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Education

Aug 1991 - Aug 1996
Arizona State University
Ph.D.
Zoology
Aug 1991 - May 1993
Arizona State University
M.S.
Zoology

Experience

Oct 2019
Baylor Scott
Section Chief
Cytogenetics
Mar 2017
University of Minnesota
Associate Professor
Pathology
Nov 2016 - Nov 2016
Allina Health
Director
Cytogenetics
Sep 2011 - Jun 2016
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Associate Director Cytogenetics / Associate professor
Pathology
Oct 2008 - Aug 2011
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Associate Director Cytogenetics /Assistant professor
Pathology
Nov 2006 - May 2008
University of South Carolina
Assistant Director Cytogenetics / Assistant Professor
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Jul 2004 - Oct 2006
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Assistant Director
Cytogenetics
Jul 2001 - Jun 2004
Duke University Health System
Research Associate
Pathology
Aug 1996 - Sep 2000
Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Associate Professor
Biologia

Publications

63Publications

1066Reads

140Profile Views

Epigenetics of B-ALL.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2019 ;45(1):10-13

The International Circle of Genetic Studies, Minnesota Chapter, Minneapolis, MN.

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January 2019
26 Reads

MECOM: A Very Interesting Gene Involved also in Lymphoid Malignancies.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2019 ;45(3):109-114

Allina Health, Inc. Minneapolis, MN, USA.

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January 2019
10 Reads

A t(3;8)(q26.2;q24) involving the EVI1 (MECOM) Gene.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2018 ;44(3):92-99

The International Circle of Genetic Studies, Los Angeles, CA.

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January 2018
36 Reads

Two Double-hit Lymphomas Cases: A Molecular Cytogenetic Approach.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2018 ;44(4):141-145

Allina Health, Minneapolis, MN.

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January 2018
52 Reads

A Plasma Cell Myeloma Case with an Abnormal Clone with a t(8;22)(q24.1;q11.2) Within the Context of a Hyperdiploid Complex Karyotype.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2018 ;44(1):9-16

The International Circle of Genetic Studies, Chapter U.S.A.

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January 2018
13 Reads

A t(18;22)(q21;q11) involving IGL/BCL2, A Rare Event in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2018 ;44(2):49-53

The International Circle of Genetic Studies, Los Angeles, CA.

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January 2018
9 Reads

Testicular Germ Cell Tumors: A Cytogenomic Update.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2018 ;44(4):128-133

The International Circle of Genetic Studies, Los Angeles, CA.

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January 2018
3 Reads

Elucidation of Novel Chromosomal Abnormalities in Pancreatic Cancer: Conventional and Molecular Cytogenetic Characterization of 16 Pancreatic Cell Lines.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2017 ;43(3):113-127

The International Circle of Genetic Studies, Los Angeles, CA and Allina Health, Minneapolis, MN, HPS, Minneapolis, MN, and The University of Minnesota, School of Medicine. Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Minneapolis, MN.

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January 2017
18 Reads

The t(12;21)(p13;q22) in Pediatric B-Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: An Update.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2017 ;43(3):99-109

The International Circle of Genetic Studies, Los Angeles, CA and Allina Health, Minneapolis, MN, HPS, Minneapolis, MN, and The University of Minnesota, School of Medicine. Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Minneapolis, MN.

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January 2017
9 Reads

The t(12;21)(p13;q22) in Pediatric B-Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: An Update.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2017 ;43(4):198

Allina Health, Minneapolis, MN 55407, HPS, Minneapolis, MN 55407, the University of Minnesota, School of Medicine. Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Minneapolis, MN 55407, and the International Circle of Genetics Studies, Los Angeles, CA 90024.

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January 2017
9 Reads

Cytogenetic Characterization of Myeloid Neoplasms with t(2;3)(p13-25;q25-29): An Analysis of 60 Cases.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2017 ;43(2):64-69

The International Circle of Genetic Studies, Los Angeles, CA 90024 and Allina Health, Minneapolis, MN 55401.

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January 2017
14 Reads

Novel Cytogenetic Findings in a Case of Mixed Phenotype Acute Leukemia within the Context of a Complex Karyotype.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2017 ;43(1):20-22

Laboratory of Cytogenetics, Allina Health, Minneapolis, MN.

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January 2017
10 Reads

Telomerase in Acute Myeloid Leukemia: A Molecular Update on Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2016 ;42(3):105-10

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024.

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September 2016
6 Reads

An Adult Male Presenting with Concurrent Plasma Cell Myeloma Involving a CCND1-IGH Translocation and Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia with a Variant (9;22) Translocation.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2016 ;42(2):60-3

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024.

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September 2016
37 Reads

JAK2 in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Lymphoid Malignancies: A Review of the Literature.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2016 ;42(3):98-103

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024.

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September 2016
9 Reads

A t(17;19)(q22;p13.3) Involving TCF3, a t(1;9)(p13;p13), and a 5' IGH Deletion in a Case of Adult B-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2016 ;42(1):6-14

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA Los Angeles, CA 90024.

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May 2016
3 Reads

A t(16;21)(p11;q22) in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Resulting in Fusion of the FUS/TLS and ERG Genes: A Review of the Literature.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2016 ;42(1):24-33

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA Los Angeles, CA 90024.

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May 2016
95 Reads

Ring Chromosome 7: A Rare Structural Abnormality in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML).

J Assoc Genet Technol 2016 ;42(4):181-186

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024.

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January 2016
14 Reads

Cytogenetics of melanoma: a review.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2014 ;40(4):209-18

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA.

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October 2015
13 Reads

A case of B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a child with Down syndrome bearing a t(2;12)(p12;p13) involving ETV6 and biallelic IGH@ rearrangements.

Biomark Res 2015 5;3:11. Epub 2015 Jun 5.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40364-015-0036-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4509750PMC
July 2015
18 Reads

Epigenesis in acute myeloid leukemia: an update.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2013 ;39(2):61-5

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine - UCLA.

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June 2015
14 Reads

Abnormal karyotypes in osteochondroma: Case series and literature review.

J Orthop 2015 Jun 30;12(2):70-4. Epub 2014 Jan 30.

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jor.2013.12.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4421083PMC
June 2015
37 Reads

A Cryptic t(11;14) Translocation in Mantle Cell Lymphoma Highlights the Importance of FISH.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2015 ;41(1):13-6

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA.

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June 2015
32 Reads

Hyperdiploidy in CLL/SLL: A Rare Cytogenetic Event Associated with Poor Prognosis.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2014 ;40(1):22-4

UCLA Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

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June 2015
12 Reads

Genes, chromosomes, and disorders of sex development: an update.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2014 ;40(3):124-30

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA.

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June 2015
10 Reads

An unusual complex karyotype in myopericytoma.

J Orthop 2015 Mar 29;12(1):58-62. Epub 2015 Jan 29.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jor.2015.01.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4353992PMC
March 2015
12 Reads

A (1;19) translocation involving TCF3-PBX1 fusion within the context of a hyperdiploid karyotype in adult B-ALL: a case report and review of the literature.

Biomark Res 2015 18;3. Epub 2015 Feb 18.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90024 USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40364-015-0029-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4344763PMC
March 2015
4 Reads

C-MYC Involvement in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL): A Molecular and Cytogenetic Update.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2015 ;41(4):176-183

Department of Patholgy and Laboratory Medicine - David Deffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

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January 2015
5 Reads

Acute myeloid leukemia with t(7;21)(p22;q22) and 5q deletion: a case report and literature review.

Exp Hematol Oncol 2014 19;3. Epub 2014 Mar 19.

Cytogenetics, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2162-3619-3-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4012275PMC
August 2014
23 Reads

Childhood B-acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a genetic update.

Exp Hematol Oncol 2014 13;3:16. Epub 2014 Jun 13.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 1010 Veteran Ave, 2nd Floor, room 2212 F, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2162-3619-3-16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4063430PMC
June 2014
22 Reads

A case of pediatric B-Lymphoblastic leukemia presenting with a t(9;12)(p24;q11.2) involving JAK2 and concomitant MLL rearrangement with apparent insertion at 6q27.

Biomark Res 2013 Nov 25;1(1):31. Epub 2013 Nov 25.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2050-7771-1-31DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4177618PMC
November 2013
6 Reads

JAK2 Translocations in hematological malignancies: Review of the literature.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2010 ;36(3):107-9

Clinical Cytogenetics Program, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX.

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http://undergraduateresearch.org/images/papers/16.pdf
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July 2013
5 Reads

Atypical rearrangement involving 3'-IGH@ and a breakpoint at least 400 Kb upstream of an intact MYC in a CLL patient with an apparently balanced t(8;14)(q24.1;q32) and negative MYC expression.

Mol Cytogenet 2013 Feb 1;6(1). Epub 2013 Feb 1.

Clinical Molecular Cytogenetics Laboratory, Medicine, David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1755-8166-6-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3599416PMC
February 2013
6 Reads
2.662 Impact Factor

A Comprehensive Update on Molecular and Cytogenetic Abnormalities in T-cell Prolymphocytic Leukemia (T-pll).

J Assoc Genet Technol 2012 ;38(4):193-8

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095.

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November 2012
9 Reads

A Cryptic t(1;21;8)(p36;q22;q22) in a Case of Acute Myeloid Leukemia with Maturation.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2009 ;35(3):88-92

Laboratory of Cytogenetics, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX.

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October 2012
30 Reads

Coexistence of t(12;21)(p13;q22)/ETV6-RUNX1 and 11q23/MLL Rearrangement in B Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2011 ;37(4):213-5

Department of Pathology, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

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October 2012
8 Reads

Genomic profiling using array comparative genomic hybridization define distinct subtypes of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: a review of the literature.

J Hematol Oncol 2012 Sep 11;5:54. Epub 2012 Sep 11.

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine UCLA - David Geffen UCLA, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-8722-5-54DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3479011PMC
September 2012
20 Reads
4.812 Impact Factor

"T-cell prolymphocytic leukemia (T-PLL), a heterogeneous disease exemplified by two cases and the important role of cytogenetics: a multidisciplinary approach".

Exp Hematol Oncol 2012 Aug 20;1(1):21. Epub 2012 Aug 20.

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, 90095, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2162-3619-1-21DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3514161PMC
August 2012
5 Reads

The first case of Philadelphia chromosome-negative acute promyelocytic leukemia following imatinib for chronic myelogenous leukemia.

Cancer Genet 2012 Mar;205(3):124-7

Division of Hematology and Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S221077621200008
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cancergen.2012.01.006DOI Listing
March 2012
11 Reads
2.417 Impact Factor

Recombinant chromosome 7 in a mosaic 45,X/47,XXX patient.

Am J Med Genet A 2012 Jan 21;158A(1):206-14. Epub 2011 Nov 21.

Laboratory of Clinical Cytogenetics, Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.34364DOI Listing
January 2012
13 Reads
2.159 Impact Factor

8p11-12 FGFR1 rearrangements in hematological malignancies: review of the literature.

J Assoc Genet Technol 2010 ;36(4):203-8

Cytogenetics Program, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX.

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January 2011
8 Reads

Novel JAK2 rearrangement resulting from a t(9;22)(p24;q11.2) in B-acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Leuk Res 2010 Dec 1;34(12):1674-6. Epub 2010 Jul 1.

Department of Pathology, Clinical Cytogenetics, The University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390-9073, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.leukres.2010.05.031DOI Listing
December 2010
28 Reads
2.351 Impact Factor

Infantile mixed phenotype acute leukemia (bilineal and biphenotypic) with t(10;11)(p12;q23);MLL-MLLT10.

Leuk Res 2010 Aug 17;34(8):1107-9. Epub 2010 Mar 17.

Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390-9073, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.leukres.2010.02.029DOI Listing
August 2010
10 Reads
2.351 Impact Factor

t(8;21)(q22;q22) Translocation involving AML1 and ETO in B lymphoblastic leukemia [corrected].

Hum Pathol 2010 Feb 6;41(2):286-92. Epub 2009 Nov 6.

Division of Hematopathology, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390-9073, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2009.08.004DOI Listing
February 2010
4 Reads
2.769 Impact Factor

Dicentric (17;20)(p11.2;q11.2): an uncommon cytogenetic abnormality in myeloid malignancies.

Cancer Genet Cytogenet 2006 Oct;170(1):61-4

Laboratory of Cytogenetics, Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute, 14225 Newbrook Drive, Chantilly, VA 20151, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cancergencyto.2006.04.013DOI Listing
October 2006
9 Reads

Incontinentia pigmenti in a boy with XXY mosaicism detected by fluorescence in situ hybridization.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2006 Jul;55(1):136-8

Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2005.11.1068DOI Listing
July 2006
6 Reads
4.449 Impact Factor

ATR functions as a gene dosage-dependent tumor suppressor on a mismatch repair-deficient background.

EMBO J 2004 Aug 29;23(15):3164-74. Epub 2004 Jul 29.

Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.emboj.7600315DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC514932PMC
August 2004
7 Reads
10.434 Impact Factor

C-terminal regions of the human telomerase catalytic subunit essential for in vivo enzyme activity.

Mol Cell Biol 2002 Sep;22(17):6234-46

Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC134020PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/mcb.22.17.6234-6246.2002DOI Listing
September 2002
8 Reads
4.777 Impact Factor