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DescriptionA comprehensive database of experimental-evidence-based Functional Impact of Somatic Mutations In Cancer
Development Information
LanguagePython, R and JavaScript
Current version1.8
PlatformsPlatform independent
LicenseSee Terms of Use
Last updatedJanuary 5, 2018
Citation Ng, P. K.-S., Li, J., Jeong, K. J., et al., Systematic Functional Annotation of Somatic Mutations in Cancer, Cancer Cell 33 (3) 450 (2018). 
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Human cancer is usually initiated by acquiring critical somatic mutations in tumor cells. In particular, Driver somatic mutations in the coding regions can modify protein functions, thereby resulting in a phenotypic effect on cell survival and proliferation. FASMIC is a comprehensive database containing experimental evidence on the functional impacts of somatic mutations detected in human cancer. Go to FASMIC.

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