What came first: MDS or AML?

Blood. 2015 Feb 26;125(9):1357-8. doi: 10.1182/blood-2015-01-621193.


In this issue of Blood, Lindsley et al have identified a set of 8 genes that, when mutated, appear to be highly specific for secondary acute myeloid leukemia (AML) vs de novo AML.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Biomarkers, Tumor / genetics*
  • Humans
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute / genetics*
  • Mutation / genetics*
  • Neoplasms, Second Primary / genetics*


  • Biomarkers, Tumor