Useful Links

Cancer research information & cancer research charities

Cancer Council Queensland

Cancer Research UK

Huntsman Cancer Institute

Institut de Recerca Biomèdica August Pi i Suñer (IDIBAPS)

Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)

National Cancer Institute

Skin Cancer Research Fund (SCaRF)
SCaRF is a charity founded in 1979. SCaRF raises money for public education and medical research into skin cancer, especially melanoma.

National Institute for Health Research Cancer Research Network (NCRN)

Leiden Open Variation Database
This database replaces e-Melanobase and lists germline mutations associated with melanoma susceptibility.


EU Research Sites


The Life Sciences page

The Cancer site


Genetics information

Center for Human and Clinical Genetics, LUMC

Genetic Epidemiology, University of Utah

Genetics Home Reference

Genetic Alliance UK


Human Genetics Commission

National Human Genome Research Institute

The Netherlands Foundation for the Detection of Hereditary Tumours

Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Professional bodies

Association for Clinical Cytogenetics

British Association of Dermatologists