Stem Cell Res 2017 Aug 22;23:154-157. Epub 2017 Jul 22.
INSERM U935, Université Paris Sud, 94800, Villejuif, France; ESTeam Paris Sud, INSERM U935, Université Paris Sud, Université Paris-Saclay, 94800, Villejuif, France; INGESTEM National IPSC Infrastructure, 94800 Villejuif, France; Division of Hematology, Paris Sud University Hospitals, Le Kremlin Bicêtre 94275, France; Division of Hematology, Paris Sud University Hospitals, Villejuif 94800, France. Electronic address:
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2B (MEN2B) is a cancer-predisposing syndrome that affects patients with germline RET mutations. The clinical spectrum of the syndrome includes medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) and pheochromocytoma. Currently, there is no satisfactory model recapitulating all the features of the disease especially at the level of stem cells. Read More