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About the Data Browser

<a href="query-datasets" style="color:#132c56">QUERY DATASETS</a> > About the Data Browser

[block:callout] { "type": "warning", "title": "On this page:", "body": "* [Overview](#section-overview)\n* [Access the Data Browser](#section-access-the-data-browser)\n * [Method 1: Access the Data Browser from the top navigation bar](#section-method-1-access-the-data-browser-from-the-top-navigation)\n * [Method 2: Access the Data Browser from the Case Explorer](#section-method-2-access-the-data-browser-from-the-case-explorer)\n* [Resources](#section-resources)" } [/block] ##Overview The Data Browser is an interactive graphical interface for visually exploring datasets. Build queries to filter data by its metadata attributes. Then, add the filtered data to a CGC project for further analysis. Use the Data Browser to query [TCGA](doc:tcga-data), [TCGA GRCh38](doc:tcga-grch38-data), [TARGET GRCh38 data](doc:target-data), [ICGC](doc:icgc-data), [CPTAC](doc:cptac-data), [TCIA](doc:tcia-data), and [CCLE](doc:ccle-data). <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> ##Access the Data Browser Access the Data Browser in one of two ways: * Method 1: [From the top navigation bar](#section-method-1-access-the-data-browser-from-the-top-navigation-bar) * Method 2: [From the Case Explorer](#section-method-2-access-the-data-browser-from-the-case-explorer) <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> ###Method 1: Access the Data Browser from the top navigation bar 1. Click **Data** on the top navigation bar. 2. Select **Data Browser**. <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> ###Method 2: Access the Data Browser from the Case Explorer Note that this method currently only works for the TCGA GRCh38 dataset. 1. Select your cases from the TCGA GRCh38 dataset using the Case Explorer. 2. Use them to begin a query in the Data Browser by clicking **Continue to Data Browser**. <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> ##Resources * [Data Browser features](doc:data-browser-features) * [Data Browser query structure](doc:data-browser-query-structure) * [Data Browser query: start from an example query](doc:data-browser-query-start-from-an-example-query) * [Data Browser query: start by searching through a dataset](doc:data-browser-query-start-by-searching-through-a-dataset) * [Data Browser query: start from scratch](doc:data-browser-query-start-from-scratch) * [Data Browser query: start from an existing query](doc:data-browser-query-start-from-an-existing-query) * [Data Browser query: multiple dataset query](doc:data-browser-query-multiple-dataset-query) * [About metadata for datasets](doc:about-metadata-for-datasets) <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div>