Table 1.

Summarized clinical information for sequenced endemic BL tumors

CharacteristicsTotal (N = 28)
Age (years), median (range)8.2 (2–14)
Gender, n (%)
 Male20 (71%)
 Female8 (29%)
Tumor presentation site, n (%)
 Abdomen16 (57.1%)
 Jaw12 (42.9%)
In-hospital survival-status, n (%)
 Dieda8 (28.6%)
 Survived16 (57.1%)
 Died in remissionb2 (7.1%)
 NA2 (7.1%)
EBV infection status, n (%)
 Positive26 (92.8%)
 Negative2 (7.1%)
EBV genome type, n (%)
 Type I18 (69.3%)
 Type II8 (30.7%)
  • aOnly 5 of these patients started chemotherapy treatment,

  • bCause of death is either relapse or non-tumor related.