Haematologica 2022 May 12. Epub 2022 May 12.
Shanghai Institute of Hematology, State Key Laboratory of Medical Genomics, National Research Center for Translational Medicine at Shanghai, Ruijin Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China; CNRS-LIA Hematology and Cancer, Sino-French Research Center for Life Sciences and Genomics, Ruijin Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai.
Patients with newly diagnosed acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) are often obese or overweight, accompanied by metabolic disorders, such as dyslipidemia. However, the link between dyslipidemia and leukemia is obscure. Here, we conducted a retrospective study containing 1,412 cases (319 newly diagnosed APL patients, 393 newly diagnosed non-APL acute myeloid leukemia patients, and 700 non-tumor controls) and found that APL patients had higher triglyceride levels than non-APL and control groups. Read More