Skin Cancer Exposed

XPLORE

XploreHealth, a scientific ‘portal’ financed by the European Union, has produced a module concerning melanoma. The ‘Skin Cancer Exposed’ module features interviews with GenoMEL members and seeks to engage citizens, patients, schoolchildren and teachers.

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2012 annual meeting

leiden

The 2012 meeting will take place in Leiden, the Netherlands 18-20 June. The meeting is open to GenoMEL members and invited guests. The registration page is now available.

The hunt for high and low risk melanoma genes
Dr. Peter Kanetsky, from GenoMEL’s group in Pennsylvania, gave a talk late last year to students, researchers and clinicians at the University of Wisconsin about GenoMEL’s genetic research. The talk is available as a webcast.

New GenoMEL paper

A paper entitled ‘Pathway-based analysis of a melanoma genome-wide association study: analysis of genes related to tumour-immunosuppression’ has been published in PLoS ONEand is available online. Congratulations to all involved.

Dissemination case study
GenoMEL has written a short case study on how to disseminate project results via the web. For more information please visit our knowledge transfer page.

2012 Meeting
The 2012 GenoMEL meeting will be in Leiden, 18-20 June. The registration page is available here.