Useful Links

Cancer Research Charities and databases

Cancer Research UK

Familial Melanoma Clinical Research Study

Huntsman Cancer Institute

Institut de Recerca Biomèdica August Pi i Suñer (IDIBAPS)

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

MGH Pigmented Lesion Center; Melanoma Center

National Cancer Institute

National Cancer Research Network

e-Melanobase, database of germline mutations in melanoma susceptability genes

EU Research Sites


The Life Sciences page

The Cancer site

Genetics information

Cambridge Genetics Knowledge Park

Center for Human and Clinical Genetics, LUMC

Genetic Epidemiology Branch

Genetic Epidemiology Group, QIMR

Genetic Epidemiology

Genetic Home Reference

Genetic Interest Group


Human Genetics Commission

Human Genetics Group, QIMR

Melanocyte Biology and Pigmentation Genetics Group, IMB

MGH Center for Cancer Risk Analysis; Melanoma Genetics Program

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Library of Medicine, Genetics Home Reference

The Netherlands Foundation for the Detection of Hereditary Tumours

Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)

Cancer information

American Society of Clinical Oncology, People Living with Cancer, Melanoma,1744,_04-0046-00_12-001042-00_21-008,00.asp

Cancer & Population Studies Group, QIMR

Cancer Bacup

Queensland Cancer Fund

Risk Factors and Prevention

Robert Ogden Macmillan Cancer Information Centre

The “Jewish Melanoma” site

Wessex Cancer Trust

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Academic institutions

Biomedical Research and Study Centre, University of Latvia

Dipartimento di Biologia, Oncologia e Genetica

Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Università di Genova

Italian Melanoma Intergroup

Université d’Evry

University of Leeds

University of Utah Department of Medical Informatics

University of Utah

Hospital Clínic de Barcelona

Institut Gustave Roussy (IGR)

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC)

Sheba Medical Centre

Professional bodies

Association of Clinical Cytogeneticists

British Association of Dermatologists