This Week in PNAS

A Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center-led team presents a model for doing integrated analyses of cancer genomes in a study slated to appear online this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Using data from the Cancer Cell Line Encyclopedia and The Cancer Genome Atlas, the researchers demonstrated that their statistical framework — called iCluster+ — accurately classified hundreds of cancer cell lines by sites of origin, subgroup, and so on.

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