Diverse mechanisms of somatic structural variations in human cancer genomesLixing Yang1, Lovelace J. Luquette1, Nils Gehlenborg1,3, Ruibin Xi1,4, Psalm S. Haseley1,5, Chih-Heng Hsieh6, Chengsheng Zhang6, Xiaojia Ren5, Alexei Protopopov7, Lynda Chin7, Raju Kucherlapati2,5, Charles Lee6,8, Peter J. Park1,5,9,*1Center for Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
2Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
3Cancer Program, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
4School of Mathematical Sciences and Center for Statistical Science, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
5Division of Genetics, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
6Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
7Department of Genomic Medicine and Institute for Applied Cancer Science, MD Anderson Center, Houston, TX 77054, USA
8Department of Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul 110-799, South Korea
Houston, Texas, USA
9Informatics Program, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
* To whom correspondence should be addressedCell. 153: 919-929.
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