Nodular melanoma

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Nodular melanoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Nodular melanoma" returned 29 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cellular localization of CIP2A determines its prognostic impact in superficial spreading and nodular melanoma.
 

Author(s): Vivi Ann Flørenes, Elisabeth Emilsen, Hiep Phuc Dong, Mette Førsund, Ruth Holm, Ana Slipicevic

Journal: Cancer Med. 2015 Jun;4(6):903-13.

 

Cancerous inhibitor of protein phosphatase 2A (CIP2A) is an important oncogene contributing to cancer progression partially by regulating cMYC and AKT. We examined CIP2A expression in cutaneous melanomas, its association with clinicopathological parameters and mapped molecular mechanisms ...

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2015

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RSK1 activation promotes invasion in nodular melanoma.
 

Author(s): Amel Salhi, Joshua A Farhadian, Keith M Giles, Eleazar Vega-Saenz de Miera, Ines P Silva, Caitlin Bourque, Karen Yeh, Sagar Chhangawala, Jinhua Wang, Fei Ye, David Y Zhang, Eva Hernando-Monge, Yariv Houvras, Iman Osman

Journal: Am. J. Pathol.. 2015 Mar;185(3):704-16.

 

The two major melanoma histologic subtypes, superficial spreading and nodular melanomas, differ in their speed of dermal invasion but converge biologically once they invade and metastasize. Herein, we tested the hypothesis that distinct molecular alterations arising in primary melanoma ...

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2015

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Nodular melanoma serendipitously detected by airport full body scanners.
 

Author(s): Jonathan E Mayer, Brian B Adams

Journal: Dermatology (Basel). 2015 ;230(1):16-7.

 

Nodular melanoma is the most dangerous form of melanoma and often evades early detection.

Last Updated: 9 Feb 2015

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The terms "Nodular melanoma" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Superficial spreading and nodular melanoma are distinct biological entities: a challenge to the linear progression model.
 

Author(s): Holly S Greenwald, Erica B Friedman, Iman Osman

Journal: Melanoma Res.. 2012 Feb;22(1):1-8.

 

The classification of melanoma subtypes into prognostically relevant and therapeutically insightful categories has been a challenge since the first description of melanoma in the 1800s. One limitation has been the assumption that the two most common histological subtypes of melanoma, ...

Last Updated: 9 Jan 2012

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Study of Families With Melanoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Melanoma (Skin)

 

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2013

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