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Pilot Project To Map Three Cancers
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I Program Components Overview

The Cancer Genome Atlas Pilot Project establishes an integrated network of clinical sites, core resources, and specialized genome characterization and genome sequencing centers that work together to form a system that selects genes and regions in order to drive high-throughput cancer genome sequencing. The major organizational and functional components of the Pilot Project are:

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