DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for Kaposi's sarcoma

Kaposi's sarcoma [DOID:8632]

A connective tissue cancer that derives_from lymphatic endothelium, and derives_from spindle cells, results_in_formation_of vascular channels that fill with blood cells, has_material_basis_in Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV8).

Synonyms:  Kaposi's sarcoma,  DOID:8632,  Kaposis sarcoma,  Conjunctival Kaposi's sarcoma,  Corneal Kaposi's sarcoma ...