Author | Wing C. Chan, MD

Articles

Adult Burkitt Lymphoma: Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment

November 30, 2008

Burkitt lymphoma (BL) is a unique B-cell lymphoma characterized by a high proliferation rate and cytogenetic changes related to c-myc proto-oncogene overexpression. Burkitt lymphoma is a highly aggressive B-cell lymphoma that is most frequently seen in children and young adults in endemic areas.

DNA Microarrays in Lymphoid Malignancies

December 01, 2003

In the introduction to his book,The Order of Things, the Frenchstructuralist philosopher MichelFoucault posed the question: "Whenwe establish a considered classification,when we say that a cat and adog resemble each other less thantwo greyhounds do, on what groundsare we able to establish the validityof this classification with completecertainty?" He went on: "On whattable, according to what grid of identities,similarities, analogies do wesort out so many different and similarthings."