dSKY for HCC1143

2015-12-22T03:53:55Z (GMT) by Wenhan Chen
dSKY plot show the somatic copy number alterations (sCNAs) in cancer cell-line. For this breast cancer cell-line HCC1143, the dSKY clearly showed the loss of chr8p and gain of chr8q, a pattern recurrently occurs to breast cancer genome.

While the dSKY was originally generated to compare with the SKY plot at (http://old-www.path.cam.ac.uk/~pawefish/BreastCellLineDescriptions/HCC1143.html), dSKY shows in greater details about Loss of heterozygosity and double deletions, corresponding regions marked in red and green shading on the cytobands respectively.