Associated Genetic Biomarkers


NCI Definition: An invasive malignant neoplasm that arises from the ovary and originates from primordial germ cells. Representative examples include embryonal carcinoma, yolk sac tumor, dysgerminoma, and non-gestational choriocarcinoma. [1]

Disease Details

Malignant Germ Cell Tumor of Ovary, Malignant Germ Cell Neoplasm of the Ovary, Malignant Germ Cell Tumor of the Ovary, Ovarian Germ Cell Cancer, Malignant Germ Cell Neoplasm of Ovary, Malignant Ovarian Germ Cell Neoplasm
Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor
Childhood Malignant Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor, Ovarian Primitive Germ Cell Tumor, and Immature Ovarian Teratoma


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 6. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.