• National Cancer Institute
  • National Human Genome Research Institute

Brochures

Brochures provide basic summaries of different aspects of the TCGA program.

Cancer Genomics: What Does It Mean for You?
This guide provides information about the genomic foundation of cancer, the work of TCGA and how it advances personalized medicine.

The Cancer Genome Atlas: Charting a New Course for Cancer Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment
The TCGA brochure summarizes the mission and goals of the program, its accomplishments and expansion, the cancers selected for study, and the components of the TCGA Network. It also describes the benefits that TCGA provides the cancer research community, including the value of TCGA data and how it is laying the foundation for precision medicine.

The Cancer Genome Atlas Data: Navigating the Data Portal and the Cancer Genomics Hub
The TCGA Data brochure provides information on TCGA's two data repositories: the TCGA Data Portal and the Cancer Genomics Hub. It describes the types of data available, levels of data, data access, ways to download data, analytical tools, and responsible data use and publication guidelines.