The present invention relates to in situ hybridization methods for the identification of new chromosomal abnormalities associated with various diseases. In particular, it provides probes which are specific to a region of amplification in chromosome 20.
This invention was made with Government support under Grant Nos. CA-528207 and CA-44768 awarded by the National Institutes of Health and Contract Nos. DE-AC-03-76SF00098, W-7405-ENG-48 and W-7405-ENG-36 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in this invention.