1. Articles on oncogenetics


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Articles on oncogenetics

  • Skin cancer panel

    Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer. The main types of skin cancers are: basal-cell cancer (BCC), squamous-cell cancer (SCC), and melanoma.

  • Pancreatic cancer

    Pancreatic cancer is one of the world’s most lethal malignant neoplasms, with a 5-year survival rate of about 5-7%. Pancreatic cancer now represents the fourth to fifth most frequent cause of cancer mortality in North America, Europe, and Japan. The incidence of pancreatic cancer varies greatly…

  • Breast cancer

    Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women and it is the third leading cause of cancer death. Approximately 1 in 8 women (12%) will develop breast cancer in their lifetime. The risk factors include increasing age, inheritance susceptibility, alcohol intake, breast tissue density, estrogen,…

  • CentoCloud® Oncology – a complete oncogenetic workflow in your hands

    Looking for a one-stop-solution for your laboratory? Join this webinar to learn more about our CentoCloud® for diagnostic NGS panels, clinical bioinformatics & medical interpretation in the oncogenetic workflow.

  • Gastric cancer

    Hereditary diffuse gastric cancer (HDGC) is an autosomal dominant susceptibility for diffuse gastric cancer, a poorly differentiated adenocarcinoma localized in the stomach wall. Gastric cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world, with the highest incidence rates in Japan (80 cases per…