MutationView/KMcancerDB: a database for cancer gene mutations.

  title={MutationView/KMcancerDB: a database for cancer gene mutations.},
  author={Nobuyoshi Shimizu and Masafumi Ohtsubo and Shinsei Minoshima},
  journal={Cancer science},
  volume={98 3},
It is known that cancers are caused by accumulated mutations in various genes and consequent functional alterations of proteins that are important for maintenance of normal cellular functions. The changes in nucleotide sequences and expression patterns of cancer-related genes are being extensively studied to better understand the mechanisms of tumorigenesis… CONTINUE READING