• National Cancer Institute
  • National Human Genome Research Institute

For the Media

Resources provided for the media include The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) backgrounder, quick facts, frequently asked questions, fact sheets, images and biographies for select TCGA team members.

  • Backgrounder provides a brief summary of the TCGA program and demonstrates how this program has successfully used genomic tools to improve cancer care.
  • Quick Facts provides key facts about TCGA.
  • Fact Sheets provide brief summaries of different aspects of the TCGA program and the cancers being studied.
  • FAQs provide answers to frequently asked questions about TCGA.
  • Biographies about the TCGA leadership from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI).
  • Multimedia Library provides assets for to learn more about TCGA, its researchers, components and how it works from our multimedia library.'
  • Media Contacts provides contact information for NCI and NHGRI press officers.