About TCGA


Interactive tool that illustrates the components of The Cancer Genome Atlas.
Interactive: How It Works

The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) is a comprehensive and coordinated effort to accelerate our understanding of the molecular basis of cancer through the application of genome analysis technologies, including large-scale genome sequencing. TCGA is a joint effort of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), two of the 27 Institutes and Centers of the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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Program Overview
People and Contacts
Funding Opportunities
Scientific Reports