"Chromothripsis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Massive number of chromosomal rearrangements and shattering that occurs in cancer cells. The breakpoints are located within one chromosome or chromosome arm.
- Chromosome Shattering
- Chromosome Shatterings
- Shattering, Chromosome
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Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Chromothripsis".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Chromothripsis" by people in Profiles.
What can evolutionary biology learn from cancer biology? Prog Biophys Mol Biol. 2021 10; 165:19-28.
Aggressive morphologic variants of mantle cell lymphoma characterized with high genomic instability showing frequent chromothripsis, CDKN2A/B loss, and TP53 mutations: A multi-institutional study. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2020 08; 59(8):484-494.
Pan-cancer analysis of whole genomes. Nature. 2020 02; 578(7793):82-93.
An enhanced genetic model of colorectal cancer progression history. Genome Biol. 2019 08 15; 20(1):168.