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Scientific Journals for May 2016

Journal of National Cancer Institute

Oncolytic Virus Approved To Treat Melanoma

By Charlie Schmidt

JNCI J Natl Cancer Inst (2016)108 (5): djw140doi: 10.1093/jnci/djw140

Cancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals

Robert O. Dillman. Long-Term Progression-Free and Overall Survival in Two Melanoma Patients Treated with Patient-Specific Therapeutic Vaccine Eltrapuldencel-T After Resection of a Solitary Liver MetastasisCancer Biotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals, 2016; 31 (3): 71 DOI: 10.1089/cbr.2016.2003

Journal of Cutaneous Pathology

J Cutan Pathol. 2016 May 6. doi: 10.1111/cup.12731. [Epub ahead of print]

Histopathologic and mutational analysis of a case of blue nevus-like melanoma.

Dai J1Tetzlaff MT2Schuchter LM3Elder DE4Elenitsas R5.

British Journal of Surgery

Videoscopic ilioinguinal lymphadenectomy for groin lymph node metastases from melanoma

  • Author:  Sommariva, S. Pasquali, C. Cona, A. A. Ciccarese, L. Saadeh, L. G. Campana, M. Meroni, C. R. Rossi
  • Published: May 05, 2016
  • DOI: 1002/bjs.10140

Inhibition of Cell Proliferation in an NRAS Mutant Melanoma Cell Line by Combining Sorafenib and ?-Mangostin

Yun Xia, Ying Li, Kenneth D. Westover, Jiaming Sun, Hongxiang Chen, Jianming Zhang, David E. Fisher


Expert Opinion Emerging Drugs

Expert Opin Emerg Drugs. 2016 May 17:1-13. [Epub ahead of print]

Emerging targeted therapies for melanoma.

Johnson DB1Pollack MH2Sosman JA1.

The Lancet Oncology

Complete lymph node dissection in melanoma

Charlotte Ariyan

Published Online: 05 May 2016



BMC Cancer

The occurrence of non-melanoma malignant skin lesions and non-cutaneous squamous-cell carcinoma among metastatic melanoma patients: an observational cohort study in Denmark

  • Haojie Li, Lars Pedersen, Mette Nørgaard, Sinna P. Ulrichsen, Sandra K. Thygesen and Jeanenne J. Nelson

BMC Cancer201616:295

DOI: 10.1186/s12885-016-2315-0

Received: 23 May 2014

Accepted: 4 February 2016

Published: 3 May 2016


Targeting the lncRNA SAMMSON Reveals Metabolic Vulnerability in Melanoma

Colin R. Goding,

Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford OX3 7DQ, UK


Expression of Heat Shock Protein 27 in Melanoma Metastases Is Associated with Overall Response to Bevacizumab Monotherapy: Analyses of Predictive Markers in a Clinical Phase II Study

Cornelia Schuster,Lars A. Akslen ,Oddbjørn Straume



What Is New in Melanoma Genetics and Treatment?

Ribero S.a, e · Longo C.f · Glass D.a, b · Nathan P.c · Bataille V.a, d



BPTF transduces MITF-driven prosurvival signals in melanoma cells

Altaf A. DaraShahana MajidbVladimir BezrookoveaBinh PhanaSarah UrsuaMehdi Nosratia, David De SemiraRichard W. SagebielaJames R. Miller, IIIaRobert DebsaJames E. Cleaverc,1, and Mohammed Kashani-Sabeta,1

Altaf A. Dar, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1606027113


BMJ Case Reports 2016; doi:10.1136/bcr-2016-215881

Cardiac metastatic melanoma

Jay Ramchand1Geoffrey R Wong2Matias B Yudi1Stephen Sylivris1

1Department of Cardiology, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

2Department of Cardiology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

  • Accepted1 May 2016
  • Published17 May 2016


BMC Genomics

Germ cell and tumor associated piRNAs in the medaka and Xiphophorus melanoma models

Susanne Kneitz1*, Rasmi R. Mishra1 , Domitille Chalopin2 , John Postlethwait3 , Wesley C. Warren4 , Ronald B. Walter5 and Manfred Schartl1,6,7

Kneitz et al. BMC Genomics (2016) 17:357 DOI 10.1186/s12864-016-2697-z

Acta Ophthalmologica

Conjunctival malignant melanoma in Denmark: epidemiology, treatment and prognosis with special emphasis on tumorigenesis and genetic profile

Ann-Cathrine Larsen*

Version of Record online: 18 MAY 2016

DOI: 10.1111/aos.13100

Cell Reports

Oncogenic BRAF-Mediated Melanoma Cell Invasion

Hezhe Lu,1,9 Shujing Liu,2,9 Gao Zhang,3 Lawrence N. Kwong,4 Yueyao Zhu,1 John P. Miller,4 Yi Hu,5 Wenqun Zhong,1 Jingwen Zeng,1 Lawrence Wu,3 Clemens Krepler,3 Katrin Sproesser,3 Min Xiao,3 Wei Xu,6 Giorgos C. Karakousis,7 Lynn M. Schuchter,6 Jeffery Field,8 Paul J. Zhang,2 Meenhard Herlyn,3 Xiaowei Xu,2, * and Wei Guo1, *

Cell Reports

The lncRNA SLNCR1 Mediates Melanoma Invasion through a Conserved SRA1-like Region

Karyn Schmidt,1,2,3 Cailin E. Joyce,1,2,3 Frank Buquicchio,1,2,3,8 Adam Brown,4 Justin Ritz,5 Robert J. Distel,6 Charles H. Yoon,7, * and Carl D. Novina1,2,3, *

The Lancet

Severe sleep apnoea linked to melanoma risk

Sanjay Tanday

Published Online: 19 May 2016



Melanoma genome sequencing reveals frequent PREX2 mutations

Michael F. Berger1,12,14, Eran Hodis1,14, Timothy P. Heffernan2,13,14, Yonathan Lissanu Deribe2,13,14, Michael S. Lawrence1, Alexei Protopopov2,13, Elena Ivanova2, Ian R. Watson2,13, Elizabeth Nickerson1, Papia Ghosh2, Hailei Zhang2, Rhamy Zeid2, Xiaojia Ren2, Kristian Cibulskis1, Andrey Y. Sivachenko1, Nikhil Wagle2,5, Antje Sucker3, Carrie Sougnez1, Robert Onofrio1, Lauren Ambrogio1, Daniel Auclair1, Timothy Fennell1, Scott L. Carter1, Yotam Drier4, Petar Stojanov1, Meredith A. Singer2,13, Douglas Voet1, Rui Jing1, Gordon Saksena1, Jordi Barretina1, Alex H. Ramos1,5, Trevor J. Pugh1,2,5, Nicolas Stransky1, Melissa Parkin1, Wendy Winckler1, Scott Mahan1, Kristin Ardlie1, Jennifer Baldwin1, Jennifer Wargo8, Dirk Schadendorf3, Matthew Meyerson1,2,5,9, Stacey B. Gabriel1, Todd R. Golub1,6,7,9, Stephan N. Wagner10, Eric S. Lander1,3,11,14, Gad Getz1,14, Lynda Chin1,2,5,13,14,*, and Levi A. Garraway1,2,5,9,14,*

Nature. ; 485(7399): 502–506. doi:10.1038/nature11071.