Winter School Literature Archive

Here you can find a selection of literature discussed in previous Winter School courses.


Balmain A: Cancer genetics: from Boveri and Mendel to microarrays. Nat Rev Cancer 1(1):77-82 (2001);

Hanahan D, Weinberg RA: Hallmarks of cancer: the next generation. Cell 144(5):646-74 (2011);

Gerlinger M et al.: Intratumor heterogeneity and branched evolution revealed by multiregion sequencing. N Engl J Med. 366(10):883-92 (2012);

Hosseini H at al: Early dissemination seeds metastasis in breast cancer. Nature 540(7634):552-558 (2016);

The Cancer Genome Atlas Network: Comprehensive molecular characterization of human colon and rectal cancer Nature 487(7407): 330–337 (2012);

Buyse M et al.: Integrating biomarkers in clinical trials. Expert Rev Mol Diagn. 11(2):171-82 (2011);

Buyse M et al.: Biomarkers and surrogate end points--the challenge of statistical validation. Nat Rev Clin Oncol. 7(6):309-17 (2010);

Gelfond JA et al.: Principles for the ethical analysis of clinical and translational research. Stat Med. 30(23):2785-92 (2011);

Dewey FE et al: Distribution and clinical impact of functional variants in 50,725 whole-exome sequences from the DiscovEHR Study. Science 354(6319):aaf6814-1-10 (2016);

Abul-Husn NS et al: Genetic identification of familial hypercholesterolemia within a single U.S. health care system. Science 354 (6319):aaf7000-1 – 7 (2016);

Gerstung M et al.: Precision oncology for acute myeloid leukemia using a knowledge bank approach. Nat Genet. doi: 10.1038/ng.3756 (2017);