Cancer genomics and pathology: All Together Now

  title={Cancer genomics and pathology: All Together Now},
  author={Tatsuhiro Shibata},
  journal={Pathology International},
  • T. Shibata
  • Published 1 October 2012
  • Biology
  • Pathology International
Cancer develops from a single cell with stepwise accumulation of genomic alterations. Recent innovative sequencing technologies have made it possible to sequence the full cancer genome. Cancer genome sequencing has been productive and helpful in the discovery of novel cancer genes. It also has revealed previously unknown but intriguing features of the cancer genome such as chromothripsis and kataegis. However, careful comparison of these studies has suggested that analyses of most tumors still… 
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