NCI Definition: A malignant neoplasm that has spread to the brain from another anatomic site or system. The majority are carcinomas (usually lung or breast carcinomas). [1]

Significant Genes in Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm in the Brain


Disease Details

Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm to the Brain, Metastases to brain parenchyma, NOS, Metastatic Tumor to the Brain, Metastatic Neoplasm to the Brain, Brain Metastasis, Metast. to brain parenchyma, NOS, Brain Metastases
Brain Metastasis


1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [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.