Table of contents

  1. Toshiaki Saida
  2. Diwakar Davar, John M. Kirkwood
  3. Zackie Aktary, Martin McMahon, Lionel Larue
  4. Qiaoli Ma, Lothar C. Dieterich, Michael Detmar
  5. Christian Menzer, Steven T. Chen, Gregory S. Phillips, Mario E. Lacouture
  6. Teresa A. Bailey, John F. Thompson, Richard A. Scolyer
  7. Michelle Dang, Leonard Zon
  8. Kelly Jo Hamman, Wendy Kohlmann, Sancy Leachman
  9. Richard L. Wahl
  10. Kevin M. Brown, Stuart MacGregor, Matthew H. Law
  11. Ryan J. Sullivan, F. Stephen Hodi
  12. Andrew E. Aplin, Ashani T. Weeraratna
  13. Cristina O’Donoghue, Jonathan S. Zager, Vernon K. Sondak
  14. Michael E. Egger, Jeffrey E. Gershenwald
  15. Franziska Baenke, Nathalie Dhomen, Eyal Gottlieb, Richard Marais
  16. Reetakshi Arora, Amanda Hermann, Jennifer A. Wargo
  17. Eran Hodis, Levi A. Garraway
  18. Tjoson Tjoa, Kevin Emerick
  19. Armin R. Afshar, Bertil E. Damato, Boris C. Bastian
  20. Craig Sinclair, Louise F. Wilson, Catherine Olsen, Anna Nicholson
  21. Gideon Bollag, Keith T. Flaherty
  22. Iwei Yeh, Boris Bastian
  23. Jeffrey A. Sosman, Douglas B. Johnson
  24. Allison S. Dobry, David E. Fisher
  25. Ann Silk, Praveen K. Bommareddy, Howard L. Kaufman

About this book


Melanoma is a cutting edge, comprehensive reference work on the topic of melanoma. The overarching goal is to provide detailed scholarly information which broadly covers all aspects of the clinical presentation and management of the disease, as well as the biological and scientific understanding of its pathogenesis and treatment. Key topics highlighted include recent breakthroughs in molecular diagnostics, breakthroughs in targeted therapeutic approaches, overviews of signaling and transcriptional pathways, and important controversies such as screening, early diagnosis, sentinel node biopsy, and prevention strategies. In all, the volume provides a cutting edge and comprehensive presentation of the field of melanoma, written by a team of internationally renowned thought-leaders.


Melanoma Oncology Skin Cancer Melanocytic Neoplasm Clinical Management

Editors and affiliations

  • David E. Fisher
    • 1
  • Boris C. Bastian
    • 2
  1. 1.Harvard/MGH Cutaneous Biology Research C Massachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterNew YorkUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-7322-0
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