Keep up with the latest news from Cancer Research Data Commons (CRDC)
and the data science communities.
September 19, 2023

You can now access images from patients who participated in Children’s Oncology Group trials and get metadata and accompanying clinical data. The gene panel sequencing data is available through the database of Genotypes and Phenotypes.

September 12, 2023

If you work for a small business, then this contract opportunity is for you! Support the development of commercial analytic tools for the cancer research community that integrate Cancer Research Data Commons multimodal data.

July 6, 2023

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting was held April 2023 in Orlando, Florida, attracting more than 21,000 attendees – in person and virtual – from across national and international cancer research communities. Abstracts for most sessions are publicly available. Key sessions are available online. Presentations on Major NCI Initiatives The National Cancer Plan NCI Director Monica Bertagnolli, MD, presented on the NCI’s National Can....

July 6, 2023

The TARGET datasets are huge. In Wilms Tumor alone, hundreds of tumors were sequenced in our effort to define the genetic landscape of this pediatric cancer. There is so much in that dataset that there are bound to be more discoveries in the future. Additional knowledge comes out as researchers go back to “re-mine” the data. That’s why it is so important to make these datasets publicly available. Jeffrey Dome, MD, PhD, recently spoke with the CRDC team about his work and that of his....

July 6, 2023

Read the editorial review of a paper outlining the progress and future goals of the Childhood Cancer Data Initiative!