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ready Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer


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A comprehensive database of somatic mutations in human cancer, with browsable analytic website.


Countries that developed this resource United Kingdom

Created in 2004

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How to cite this record COSMIC; Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:21 p.m.; Last accessed: Apr 07 2020 9:18 p.m.

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Record updated: Dec. 14, 2016, 10:51 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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COSMIC: exploring the world's knowledge of somatic mutations in human cancer.

Forbes SA,Beare D,Gunasekaran P,Leung K,Bindal N,Boutselakis H,Ding M,Bamford S,Cole C,Ward S,Kok CY,Jia M,De T,Teague JW,Stratton MR,McDermott U,Campbell PJ
Nucleic Acids Res 2014

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COSMIC: mining complete cancer genomes in the Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer.

Forbes SA,Bindal N,Bamford S,Cole C,Kok CY,Beare D,Jia M,Shepherd R,Leung K,Menzies A,Teague JW,Campbell PJ,Stratton MR,Futreal PA
Nucleic Acids Res 2010

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The COSMIC (Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer) database and website.

Bamford S,Dawson E,Forbes S,Clements J,Pettett R,Dogan A,Flanagan A,Teague J,Futreal PA,Stratton MR,Wooster R
Br J Cancer 2004

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