Summary: Carter and colleagues propose a systematic analysis of the germline and somatic genome in cancer. They identify interactions that occur between germline and somatic variants. This elucidates the function of the germline genome in the context of cancer risk and development. Cancer Discov; 7(4); 354–5. ©2017 AACR.
See related article by Carter et al., p. 410.
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