*Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center

Norton, Amy (2 April 2015). "Experimental Melanoma Vaccine Shows Early Promise". HealthDay. Retrieved 14 September 2015. "Urine ... 2015 - Melanoma vaccine and urine test for kidney cancer In a proof of concept study, a research team led by Beatriz Carreno, ... Further study needs to be done to see if the customized vaccines can prevent recurrence in patients with advanced melanoma. A ... Ph.D., shows that personalized medicine can "wake up" the immune systems of melanoma patients. ...

*Neutron capture therapy of cancer

In vivo growth suppression of experimental melanoma solid tumor". Cancer Letters. 150 (2): 177-82. doi:10.1016/S0304-3835(99) ... An experimental BNCT facility, using a thick lithium solid target, has been in use since the early 1990s at the University of ... The first clinical trial of BNCT in Argentina for the treatment of melanomas was performed in October 2003 and since then ... Five patients with cutaneous melanomas were treated using an epithermal neutron beam at the MIT research reactor (MITR-II) and ...

*AMFR

2002). "Expression and function of the AMF receptor by human melanoma in experimental and clinical systems". Clin. Exp. ...

*List of MeSH codes (C04)

... melanoma, amelanotic MeSH C04.557.665.510.525 --- melanoma, experimental MeSH C04.557.665.560 --- nevus MeSH C04.557.665.560. ... melanoma, amelanotic MeSH C04.557.465.625.650.510.525 --- melanoma, experimental MeSH C04.557.465.625.650.595 --- neurilemmoma ... melanoma, amelanotic MeSH C04.557.580.625.650.510.525 --- melanoma, experimental MeSH C04.557.580.625.650.595 --- neurilemmoma ... experimental MeSH C04.557.337.372.216 --- avian leukosis MeSH C04.557.337.372.594 --- leukemia l1210 MeSH C04.557.337.372.602 ...

*Combinatorial ablation and immunotherapy

... by combined immunotherapy and hyperthermia using magnetic nanoparticles in an experimental subcutaneous murine melanoma". ...

*Aliasger K. Salem

About Holden Pharmacy researcher to use American Cancer Society grant for melanoma research Cancer Signaling and Experimental ... Salem is currently the leader of the Experimental Therapeutics (ET) program at the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center and co- ...

*Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes

They are key to an experimental autologous cell therapy (Contego) for metastatic melanoma. The use of TILs as an adoptive cell ... 2007). "Protective effect of a brisk tumor infiltrating lymphocyte infiltrate in melanoma: An EORTC melanoma group study". ... They are an important prognostic factor in melanoma and higher levels being associated with a better outcome. TILs are also ... Several centres are currently working on TIL melanoma treatment protocol, including the Ella Institute in Sheba Hospital, ...

*RAC1

"Rac1 activity regulates proliferation of aggressive metastatic melanoma". Experimental Cell Research. 313 (18): 3832-9. doi: ... "A landscape of driver mutations in melanoma". Cell. 150 (2): 251-63. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2012.06.024. PMC 3600117 . PMID ... "Exome sequencing identifies recurrent somatic RAC1 mutations in melanoma". Nature Genetics. 44 (9): 1006-14. doi:10.1038/ng. ... muscle stretching Activating mutations in Rac1 have been recently discovered in large-scale genomic studies involving melanoma ...

*Lumican

"The small leucine-rich proteoglycan lumican inhibits melanoma progression". Experimental Cell Research. 296 (2): 294-306. doi: ... Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 802: 201-30. doi:10.1007/978-94-007-7893-1_13. PMID 24443029. Dupuis LE, Berger ... Kao WW, Funderburgh JL, Xia Y, Liu CY, Conrad GW (Jan 2006). "Focus on molecules: lumican". Experimental Eye Research. 82 (1): ... Jacobson E, Dart AJ, Mondori T, Horadogoda N, Jeffcott LB, Little CB, Smith MM (2015). "Focal experimental injury leads to ...

*ING2

Lu F, Dai DL, Martinka M, Ho V, Li G (Jul 2006). "Nuclear ING2 expression is reduced in human cutaneous melanomas". British ... Experimental Cell Research. 304 (2): 531-43. doi:10.1016/j.yexcr.2004.11.023. PMID 15748897. Barrios-Rodiles M, Brown KR, ... Chin MY, Ng KC, Li G (Apr 2005). "The novel tumor suppressor p33ING2 enhances UVB-induced apoptosis in human melanoma cells". ...

*PAK2

... "miR-137 inhibits proliferation of melanoma cells by targeting PAK2". Experimental Dermatology. 24 (12): 947-52. doi:10.1111/exd ... The levels of PAK2 activation in experimental systems are inhibited by synthetic PAK-inhibitors and miRs. For example, FRAX1036 ... T93 and T286 contributes to the growth of growth factor-stimulated melanoma cells, Caspase-7 phosphorylation at S30, T173 and ...

*SiDNA

... agents as demonstrated with radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy in multiple in vivo experimental models such as melanoma, ... phase I study of the DNA-repair inhibitor DT01 in combination with radiotherapy in patients with skin metastases from melanoma ... and efficacy of local DT01 administration in association with RT in patients suffering from in-transit metastases of melanoma. ...

*Oleandrin

2006). "Oleandrin-mediated oxidative stress in human melanoma cells". Journal of experimental therapeutics & oncology. 5 (3): ... Studies show potential in vitro effect for cancers of the colon, non-small cell lung cancer, leukemia, pancreas, melanoma and ... Journal of Experimental Therapeutics and Oncology. 2 (5): 278-85. doi:10.1046/j.1359-4117.2002.01052.x. PMID 12416031. Wasfi, I ... Journal of experimental therapeutics & oncology. 6 (1): 31-8. PMID 17228522. Newman, RA; Kondo, Y; Yokoyama, T; Dixon, S; ...

*S100A1

Melanoma Research. 21 (6): 665-76. doi:10.1111/j.1755-148X.2008.00505.x. PMID 19067971. Brinks, H; Rohde, D; Voelkers, M; Qiu, ... Experimental Cell Research. 246 (2): 501-9. doi:10.1006/excr.1998.4314. PMID 9925766. Wang G, Rudland PS, White MR, Barraclough ... "Demonstration of heterodimer formation between S100B and S100A6 in the yeast two-hybrid system and human melanoma". ...

*RAGE (gene)

... "mRNA expression of tumor-associated antigens in melanoma tissues and cell lines". Experimental Dermatology. 11 (4): 292-301. ... Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes. 112 (3): 135-41. doi:10.1055/s-2004-817822. PMID 15052533. Uesaka T, ...

*APAF1

... in melanoma progression and chemoresistance". Experimental Dermatology. 14 (11): 811-8. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0625.2005.00360.x. ...

*Alcohol and cancer

2 drinks a day) and lung cancer risk." Any alcohol intake is associated with the development of malignant melanoma. " ... Clinical and Experimental Research. 26 (5): 617-26. doi:10.1111/j.1530-0277.2002.tb02583.x. PMID 12045469. Homann N, Stickel F ... Núñez NP, Carter PA, Meadows GG (May 2002). "Alcohol consumption promotes body weight loss in melanoma-bearing mice". ... 1 June 2004). "Diet and melanoma in a case-control study". Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 13 (6): 1042-51. PMID ...

*PRAME

"The immunogenic properties of melanoma-associated antigens recognized by cytotoxic T lymphocytes". Experimental and Clinical ... Melanoma antigen preferentially expressed in tumors is a protein that in humans is encoded by the PRAME gene. This gene encodes ... "Entrez Gene: PRAME preferentially expressed antigen in melanoma". Mraz M, Stano Kozubik K, Plevova K, Musilova K, Tichy B, ... Matsushita M, Yamazaki R, Ikeda H, Kawakami Y (Mar 2003). "Preferentially expressed antigen of melanoma (PRAME) in the ...

*Dacarbazine

As of mid-2006, dacarbazine is commonly used as a single agent in the treatment of metastatic melanoma, and as part of the ABVD ... Journal of experimental & clinical cancer research : CR. 19 (1): 21-34. PMID 10840932. Bhatia, S; Tykodi, SS; Thompson, JA (May ... Melanoma Hodgkin disease ABVD History of cancer chemotherapy Alkylating antineoplastic agent "Dacarbazine". The American ... Dacarbazine (DTIC), also known as imidazole carboxamide, is a chemotherapy medication used in the treatment of melanoma and ...

*Lentigo maligna

Some melanocytic nevi, and melanoma-in-situ (lentigo maligna) have resolved with an experimental treatment, imiquimod (Aldara) ... Some authors do not consider lentigo maligna to be a melanoma. It is commonly thought of as a melanoma precursor. Incidence of ... Lentigo maligna (also known as "lentiginous melanoma on sun-damaged skin") is a melanoma in situ that consists of malignant ... The transition to true melanoma is marked by the appearance of a bumpy surface (itself a marker of vertical growth and invasion ...

*HOXD3

Experimental Metastasis. 19 (6): 503-11. doi:10.1023/A:1020346211686. PMID 12405287. Boudreau NJ, Varner JA (Feb 2004). "The ... "Transduction of HOXD3-antisense into human melanoma cells results in decreased invasive and motile activities". Clinical & ...

*HAVCR2

... melanoma and follicular B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The HAVCR2 pathway may interact with the PD-1 pathway in the dysfunctional ... The Journal of Experimental Medicine. 207 (10): 2175-86. doi:10.1084/jem.20100637. PMID 20819923. Yang ZZ, Grote DM, Ziesmer SC ... "Upregulation of Tim-3 and PD-1 expression is associated with tumor antigen-specific CD8+ T cell dysfunction in melanoma ... is a Th1-specific cell surface protein that regulates macrophage activation and enhances the severity of experimental ...

*MDA5

... (Melanoma Differentiation-Associated protein 5) is a RIG-I-like receptor dsRNA helicase enzyme that in humans is encoded ... The Journal of Experimental Medicine. 205 (7): 1601-10. doi:10.1084/jem.20080091. PMC 2442638 . PMID 18591409. Satoh T, Kato H ... Irreversible reprogramming of melanomas can be achieved by treatment with both these agents; treatment with either agent alone ... "Expression analysis and genomic characterization of human melanoma differentiation associated gene-5, mda-5: a novel type I ...

*RIG-I

The Journal of Experimental Medicine. 205 (7): 1601-10. doi:10.1084/jem.20080091. PMC 2442638 . PMID 18591409. Hou F, Sun L, ... "Length-dependent recognition of double-stranded ribonucleic acids by retinoic acid-inducible gene-I and melanoma ... The Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine. 203 (4): 313-8. doi:10.1620/tjem.203.313. PMID 15297736. Imaizumi T, Hatakeyama M ...

*Melanoma Research

The journal publishes current findings on melanoma. Articles include both experimental and clinical research in a broad range ... and treatment of melanoma. Melanoma Research is published bimonthly. The current editor-in-chief is F.J. Lejeune. According to ... Melanoma Research (print: ISSN 0960-8931, online: ISSN 1473-5636) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by Lippincott ... Official website Patient Power: Melanoma Audio and video programs that connect, educate, and empower patients to take a ...

*G1 phase

Ye, Yan; et alia (June 2011). "Atractylenolide II induces G1 cell-cycle arrest and apoptosis in B16 melanoma cells". Journal of ... Experimental Biology and Medicine. 234 (6): 639-650. doi:10.3181/0810-RM-300. PMID 19359655. ...