Cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid (caBIG1 dataset
caBIG® stands for the cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid®. caBIG® is an information network enabling all constituencies in the cancer community – researchers, physicians, and patients – to share data and knowledge. The components of caBIG® are widely applicable beyond cancer as well.
The mission of caBIG® is to develop a truly collaborative information network that accelerates the discovery of new approaches for the detection, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer, ultimately improving patient outcomes.
Offsite — About > Marking another positive step in the collaborative fight against cancer, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has released the genomic profiling data for over 300 cancer cell lines via the National Cancer Institute’s cancer Bioinformatics Grid™ (caBIG™). Cancer cell lines can be manipulated in the laboratory and have been used extensively by GSK in the discovery and ...