Charlotte G Cole | Senior Database Curator

Cole, Charlotte G

Charlotte is a biocurator for the Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer (COSMIC) database. Her expertise is in literature curation, with specialist knowledge of somatic mutation profiles of cancer genes and a focus on blood cancers.

Publications

  • COSMIC: exploring the world's knowledge of somatic mutations in human cancer.

    Forbes SA, Beare D, Gunasekaran P, Leung K, Bindal N et al.

    Nucleic acids research 2015;43;Database issue;D805-11

  • Data mining using the Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer BioMart.

    Shepherd R, Forbes SA, Beare D, Bamford S, Cole CG et al.

    Database : the journal of biological databases and curation 2011;2011;bar018

  • Finishing the finished human chromosome 22 sequence.

    Cole CG, McCann OT, Collins JE, Oliver K, Willey D et al.

    Genome biology 2008;9;5;R78

  • The physical maps for sequencing human chromosomes 1, 6, 9, 10, 13, 20 and X.

    Bentley DR, Deloukas P, Dunham A, French L, Gregory SG et al.

    Nature 2001;409;6822;942-3

  • An SNP map of human chromosome 22.

    Mullikin JC, Hunt SE, Cole CG, Mortimore BJ, Rice CM et al.

    Nature 2000;407;6803;516-20

  • The DNA sequence of human chromosome 22.

    Dunham I, Shimizu N, Roe BA, Chissoe S, Hunt AR et al.

    Nature 1999;402;6761;489-95

  • A high-density YAC contig map of human chromosome 22.

    Collins JE, Cole CG, Smink LJ, Garrett CL, Leversha MA et al.

    Nature 1995;377;6547 Suppl;367-79

  • A random STS strategy for construction of YAC contigs spanning defined chromosomal regions.

    Cole CG, Dunham I, Coffey AJ, Ross MT, Meier-Ewert S et al.

    Genomics 1992;14;2;256-62

  • Prenatal testing for Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy.

    Cole CG, Walker A, Coyne A, Johnson L, Hart KA et al.

    Lancet (London, England) 1988;1;8580;262-6

  • Analysis of deletions in DNA from patients with Becker and Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

    Kunkel LM, Hejtmancik JF, Caskey CT, Speer A, Monaco AP et al.

    Nature 1986;322;6074;73-7

  • COSMIC: the Catalogue Of Somatic Mutations In Cancer.

    Tate JG, Bamford S, Jubb HC, Sondka Z, Beare DM et al.

    Nucleic acids research 2019;47;D1;D941-D947

  • The COSMIC Cancer Gene Census: describing genetic dysfunction across all human cancers.

    Sondka Z, Bamford S, Cole CG, Ward SA, Dunham I and Forbes SA

    Nature reviews. Cancer 2018;18;11;696-705

  • COSMIC: somatic cancer genetics at high-resolution.

    Forbes SA, Beare D, Boutselakis H, Bamford S, Bindal N et al.

    Nucleic acids research 2017;45;D1;D777-D783

  • COSMIC: exploring the world's knowledge of somatic mutations in human cancer.

    Forbes SA, Beare D, Gunasekaran P, Leung K, Bindal N et al.

    Nucleic acids research 2015;43;Database issue;D805-11

  • COSMIC: mining complete cancer genomes in the Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer.

    Forbes SA, Bindal N, Bamford S, Cole C, Kok CY et al.

    Nucleic acids research 2011;39;Database issue;D945-50

  • Data mining using the Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer BioMart.

    Shepherd R, Forbes SA, Beare D, Bamford S, Cole CG et al.

    Database : the journal of biological databases and curation 2011;2011;bar018

  • COSMIC (the Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer): a resource to investigate acquired mutations in human cancer.

    Forbes SA, Tang G, Bindal N, Bamford S, Dawson E et al.

    Nucleic acids research 2010;38;Database issue;D652-7

  • Finishing the finished human chromosome 22 sequence.

    Cole CG, McCann OT, Collins JE, Oliver K, Willey D et al.

    Genome biology 2008;9;5;R78

  • The DNA sequence of the human X chromosome.

    Ross MT, Grafham DV, Coffey AJ, Scherer S, McLay K et al.

    Nature 2005;434;7031;325-37

  • A genome annotation-driven approach to cloning the human ORFeome.

    Collins JE, Wright CL, Edwards CA, Davis MP, Grinham JA et al.

    Genome biology 2004;5;10;R84

  • Reevaluating human gene annotation: a second-generation analysis of chromosome 22.

    Collins JE, Goward ME, Cole CG, Smink LJ, Huckle EJ et al.

    Genome research 2003;13;1;27-36

  • A map of human genome sequence variation containing 1.42 million single nucleotide polymorphisms.

    Sachidanandam R, Weissman D, Schmidt SC, Kakol JM, Stein LD et al.

    Nature 2001;409;6822;928-33

  • The physical maps for sequencing human chromosomes 1, 6, 9, 10, 13, 20 and X.

    Bentley DR, Deloukas P, Dunham A, French L, Gregory SG et al.

    Nature 2001;409;6822;942-3

  • An SNP map of human chromosome 22.

    Mullikin JC, Hunt SE, Cole CG, Mortimore BJ, Rice CM et al.

    Nature 2000;407;6803;516-20

  • The DNA sequence of human chromosome 22.

    Dunham I, Shimizu N, Roe BA, Chissoe S, Hunt AR et al.

    Nature 1999;402;6761;489-95

Cole, Charlotte G
Charlotte's Timeline
2007

Joined the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Cancer Genome Project, working in the Catalogue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer (COSMIC) team as a biocurator.

1993

Joined Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Chromsome 22 mapping group. During this time 2 years were spent working for The SNP Consortium (TSC) validation group.

Awarded PhD, University of London: "Physical mapping studies on the human X chromosome"

1985

Joined Paediatric Research Unit, Guys Hospital, London, working in the Duchenne muscular dystrophy molecular diagnostics group, and subsequently on X chromosome mapping studies for my PhD.

Awarded BSc (Hons) in Human Genetics, University College, London