Cancers Selected for Study

The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) selected 33 cancers for study based on specific criteria that include:

The TCGA program has completed sample collection, sequencing, and characterization and is no longer accepting additional samples.

To view TCGA's clinical data forms, please visit the Biospecimen Core Resource's website.

The Analysis Working Groups (AWGs) have completed initial analyses for each of the selected cancers. These marker papers are listed within the Publications page.

For more information about the AWGs, please email tcga@mail.nih.gov.

CANCER TISSUES COLLECTED FOR STUDY

Last Updated: November 26, 2018

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Breast

Central Nervous System

Endocrine

Gastrointestinal

Gynecologic

Head and Neck

Hematologic

Skin

Soft Tissue

Thoracic

Urologic