The GATA family of DNA binding proteins consists of six different transcription factors (GATA1-6), each with diverse biologic function. The GATA2 protein has been shown to be vital for proliferation and maintenance of hematopoietic stem cells; mutations result in variable phenotypes including myelodysplastic syndrome.
*Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Vermont Medical Center
†Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
The authors declare no conflict of interest.
Reprints: Juli-Anne Gardner, MD, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Vermont Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Burlington, VT 05401 (e-mail: email@example.com).
Received September 19, 2018
Accepted February 18, 2019