CanVIG Resources

CanVIG-UK Summary Variant List Last updated: 09 November 2020

A summary list of variants previously classified by the CanVIG-UK group or currently in progress. For full consensus classifications, please see CanVar-UK or ClinVar.


Please note; variant review by CanVIG-UK is limited to variants dictated by members as pertinent to the development of cancer variant interpretation guidance. At this time, we do not have the capacity to formally review variants outside this remit. 

Downloadable excel sheet for individuals to classify the variant of the month prior to discussion at the CanVIG-UK monthly meeting.

Presentation: BA1 and BS1 for Lynch and PALB2

Presenter: Miranda Durkie

Meeting date: Friday 9 October 2020

Presentation: BA1 and BS1 for BRCA1 and BRCA2

Presenter: Miranda Durkie

Meeting date: Friday 9 October 2020

Generic Resources

Training Resources

External Resources


The Association for Clinical Genomic Science brings together scientists working within genetics into one professional association.

JMG Paper

Cancer Variant Interpretation Group UK (CanVIG-UK): an exemplar national subspecialty multidisciplinary network.


Journal of Medical Genetics

Published: 13 March 2020.


The UK Cancer Genetics Group.


A multidisciplinary organisation for UK clinicians, counsellors & scientists interested in cancer susceptibility genetics.


The American College of Medical Genetics variant interpretation framework can be found on their website. 


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This work was supported by Cancer Research UK [C61296/A27223]