RESEARCHER PROFILE: Next Generation Mentoring
Dr. Hui Shen, Ph.D. is a cancer genomicist who was “born and raised in TCGA.” From the outset of her graduate education, she had the opportunity to work with multiple mentors spanning scientific fields and institutions. Her advice: “Definitely try out team science.”
Steps Towards Precision Medicine: Utilizing FFPE Specimens for Comprehensive Genomic Characterization
Roy W. Tarnuzzer, Ph.D., the Biospecimen Core Resource Program Manager at the TCGA Program Office, provides an overview of the Formalin-fixed Paraffin Pilot Project, an initiative to investigate best practices for use of FFPE specimens in genomic studies.
Genomic Contributions to Breast Cancer Disparities
Dr. Tanya Keenan shares her study's findings on the genomic contributions to breast cancer disparities and advocates for inclusion in breast cancer research.
- October 2015
Researchers Use TCGA Data for First Pan-Cancer Analyses of RNA-Editing
- September 2015
DNA Methylation Inhibitor Triggers Anti-Viral Immune Response in Cancer
- April 2015
Using TCGA Data to Find a Novel Target for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
- December 2014
TCGA’s Pan-Cancer Analysis Shows New Possibilities for Classifying Tumors
- June 2014
MTOR Gene Unlocks Two Approaches to Targeted Therapies