In this study, mutations present in a series of human melanomas (stage IV disease) will be determined, using autologous blood cells to obtain a reference genome. From each of the samples that are analyzed, tumour-infiltrating T lymphocytes have also been isolated. This offers a unique opportunity to determine which (fraction of) mutations in human cancer leads to epitopes that are recognized by T cells. The resulting information is likely to be of value to understand how T cell activating drugs exert their action.
- Type: Cancer Genomics
- Archiver: European Genome-Phenome Archive (EGA)
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|Illumina HiSeq 2000
Tumors induce de novo steroid biosynthesis in T cells to evade immunity.
Nat Commun 11: 2020 3588