firehose_get v0.1.0 (alpha)
Retrieving TCGA data can be difficult at times, but need not be, especially for public data. To help simplify, we're currently alpha-testing the firehose_get retrieval script. To join our alpha testing, simply download the zip file from here, perform these 2 steps from a Unix-compatible command line
unix% unzip firehose_get.zip
and follow the instructions shown below. Please note that downloading data from our site constitutes agreement to conduct research and publish in accordance with TCGA guidelines on responsible use of data, as informed by The Fort Lauderdale Agreement.
#=============================================================================== # This software and its documentation are copyright 2012 by the # Broad Institute/Massachusetts Institute of Technology. All rights reserved. # # This software is supplied without any warranty or guaranteed support whatsoever. # Neither the Broad Institute nor MIT can be responsible for its use, misuse, or # functionality. #===============================================================================