Databases and Web Tools for Cancer Genomics Study

Yadong Yang, Xunong Dong, Bingbing Xie, Nan Ding, Juan Chen, Yongjun Li, Qian Zhang, Hongzhu Qu, Xiangdong Fang
2015 Genomics, Proteomics & Bioinformatics  
Publicly-accessible resources have promoted the advance of scientific discovery. The era of genomics and big data has brought the need for collaboration and data sharing in order to make effective use of this new knowledge. Here, we describe the web resources for cancer genomics research and rate them on the basis of the diversity of cancer types, sample size, omics data comprehensiveness, and user experience. The resources reviewed include data repository and analysis tools; and we hope such
more » ... troduction will promote the awareness and facilitate the usage of these resources in the cancer research community.
doi:10.1016/j.gpb.2015.01.005 pmid:25707591 pmcid:PMC4411507 fatcat:nn4g76i3b5gbln2cqqkzs2irza