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Genes, bcl-2

"Genes, bcl-2" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The B-cell leukemia/lymphoma-2 genes, responsible for blocking apoptosis in normal cells, and associated with follicular lymphoma when overexpressed. Overexpression results from the t(14;18) translocation. The human c-bcl-2 gene is located at 18q24 on the long arm of chromosome 18.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Genes, bcl-2" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Genes, bcl-2" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 81 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 12 publications in 1999
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