Functionally Assessing Candidate Drivers Advances Precision Cancer Medicine

Scott, K. L., Powers, S. (August 2016) Functionally Assessing Candidate Drivers Advances Precision Cancer Medicine. Cancer Cell, 30 (2). pp. 187-189. ISSN 1535-6108

DOI: 10.1016/j.ccell.2016.07.011


The complexity of genomic alterations in cancer has made it difficult to identify oncogenic drivers for the development of targeted therapies. The study by Berger et al. in this issue of Cancer Cell demonstrates that high-throughput functional profiling can uncover impactful mutations and oncogenic driver alleles.

Item Type: Paper
Uncontrolled Keywords: Genomics Humans Mutation *Neoplasms *Precision Medicine
Subjects: diseases & disorders > cancer
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Communities: CSHL Cancer Center Program > Cancer Genetics
CSHL labs > Powers lab
Depositing User: Matt Covey
Date: 8 August 2016
Date Deposited: 06 Mar 2018 21:32
Last Modified: 06 Mar 2018 21:32
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