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October 01, 2007

We provide 3 ways to download data: The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) Data Portal provides a platform for researchers to search, download, and analyze data sets generated by TCGA. It contains...

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April 01, 2007

Researchers report that a variation in a portion of DNA strongly predicts prostate cancer risk and that this common variation may be responsible for up to 20 percent of prostate cancer cases in...

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November 20, 2006

NHGRI Funds Large-Scale Sequencing Centers

New Era of Sequencing for Cancer and Other Medical Purposes Begins

BETHESDA, Md., Mon., Nov. 20,...

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October 19, 2006

NCI Releases Preliminary Data on Genetic Susceptibility for Prostate Cancer

The National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health, has released new data from the...

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October 16, 2006

NIH Announces Two Integral Components of The Cancer Genome Atlas Pilot Project

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Human Genome Research Institute (...

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September 13, 2006

National Institutes of Health to Map Genomic Changes of Lung, Brain, and Ovarian Cancers The National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI),...

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May 30, 2006

Public database to enhance discovery of medicines

Researchers at the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT have released ChemBank 2.0, a major upgrade to ChemBank, a publicly available...

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February 13, 2006

NCI Launches New Initiative to Identify Genetic Risk Factors for Breast and Prostate Cancer

The National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health, today launched an...

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December 13, 2005

NIH Launches Comprehensive Effort to Explore Cancer Genomics

The Cancer Genome Atlas Begins With Three-Year, $100 Million Pilot

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National...

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