Definitions of v abl Oncogene

  1.   Retrovirus associated DNA sequences abl originally isolated from the Abelson murine leukemia virus Ab MuLV The proto oncogene abl c abl codes for a protein that is a member of the tyrosine kinase family The human c abl gene is located at 9q34 1 on the long arm of chromosome 9 It is activated by translocation to bcr on chromosome 22 in chronic myelogenous leukemia