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Visit the database of genomic characterization data for multiple tumor types.

The Recurrent Chromosome Aberrations in Cancer Database Searcher
  • Brief instructions for searching the database:
    • You must choose one or both of the following two fields: Structural Aberrations and Numerical Aberrations.
    • If you choose Structural Aberrations, you must select at least one of the following fields: Breakpoint, Topography, Morphology, or Gene.
    • If you choose Numerical Aberrations, you must select at least one of the following fields: Chromosome, Topography, Morphology.
    • You may select only one item in each pulldown menu
    • Press Retrieve.
  • A successful search returns a table, with the following headings and entries:
    • Breakpoint, with each entry linked to the OMIM Gene Map (this column is returned only for structural aberrations)
    • Abnormality
    • Morphology, with each entry linked to a similar table that describes all abnormalities with this morphology.
    • Topography, with each entry linked to a similar table that describes all abnormalities at this topography
    • Number of cases, hyperlinked to the list of applicable cases
    • Genes

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Unbalanced Chromosomal Abnormalities

Band Abnormality Morphology Topography Cases Genes
7p22 add(7)(p22) Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
7q31 del(7)(q31) Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
7q32 del(7)(q32) Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  

Numerical Chromosomal Trisomy Abnormalities

Abnormality Morphology Topography Cases Genes
+1 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+5 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+7 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 13   
+8 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+12 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+14 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+15 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+17 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+18 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+19 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+20 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+22 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
+X Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  

Numerical Chromosomal Monosomy Abnormalities

Abnormality Morphology Topography Cases Genes
-1 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
-2 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 11   
-3 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 10   
-4 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 14   
-5 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 11   
-6 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 12   
-7 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
-8 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 11   
-9 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 17   
-10 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 16   
-11 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
-12 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
-13 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 21   
-14 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
-15 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
-16 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 12   
-17 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 13   
-18 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 14   
-19 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
-20 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue  
-21 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 11   
-22 Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 13   
-X Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 19   
-Y Myxofibrosarcoma Soft tissue 15