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COSMIC Release v94 is nearly complete!

16 Apr 2021

release v94 coming soon

After our very successful and exciting Actionability release v93, we are now gearing up for COSMIC v94 release in the coming weeks. This release is focused on our high quality manual curations including 2 new expertly curated genes, a focus on rare lung cancers and rare pancreatic cancers, and curation of somatic mutations in 12 hallmark apoptosis genes. Along with this, 9 cancer hallmark genes data are also updated.

Also, we will be providing clarification on the upcoming changes to our terms of usage, for more details please check the licensing page. In due course, we will be communicating with all of our users about the updated terms and conditions.

The registration for all commercial users on the COSMIC platform will cease post v94 release, new registration and licensing enquiries please contact Qiagen at

If you have any suggestions for content or functionality that you would like to see in a coming release, please contact us at

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COSMIC, the Catalogue Of Somatic Mutations In Cancer, is the most comprehensive resource for exploring the impact of somatic mutations in human cancer. Here on our news page we aim to give you an insight into what we are doing and why. We will keep you updated with new developments and release information as well as any events we are hosting.