Barcelona kids with melanoma
|Study ID||Alternative Stable ID||Type|
|EGAS00001000733||Whole Genome Sequencing|
Study Datasets 1 dataset.
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This set of samples is composed of eight young people (7-16 years old) that have developed melanoma with first-degree relatives that have also developed cancer, which suggests a genetic component to their disease. Here we want to sequence these samples in order to find the causative mutations. As these samples do not carry any of the high-penetrance mutations known to date, finding the genes(s) responsible will offer new insights into the genetic mechanisms underlying predisposition to melanoma.
|HiSeq X Ten,Illumina HiSeq 2000||7|