Question: How does TCGA get Segment_Mean in files of copy number variations?
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3.0 years ago by
Ashleyca0 wrote:

Hi all,

I have download the copy number variation file of Ovarian serous cystadenocarcinoma in TCGA.

How does TCGA get Segment_Mean (please see the following image) in the of copy number variations files? Is there any algorithm to calculate the Segment_Mean? What is the algorithm?

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The file shown in the above image was downloaded in:

The following image show the position where the file was downloaded:

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Thanks for any help.

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2.9 years ago by
Zhenyu Zhang240
United States
Zhenyu Zhang240 wrote:

These were calculated via CBS algorithm using tangent copy number data. The tangent data is derived from Birdsuite package from Affy SNP6 array.

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