Leukemia stem cells (LSCs) are found in most aggressive myeloid diseases and contribute to therapeutic resistance. Leukemia cells exhibit a dysregulated developmental program as the result of genetic and epigenetic alterations. Overexpression of the RNA-binding protein Musashi2 (
Sun-Mi Park, Mithat Gönen, Ly Vu, Gerard Minuesa, Patrick Tivnan, Trevor S. Barlowe, James Taggart, Yuheng Lu, Raquel P. Deering, Nir Hacohen, Maria E. Figueroa, Elisabeth Paietta, Hugo F. Fernandez, Martin S. Tallman, Ari Melnick, Ross Levine, Christina Leslie, Christopher J. Lengner, Michael G. Kharas
MSI2-bound mRNAs are enriched for experimentally derived MLL transcriptional target genes.