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Comparison of whole-exome sequencing of matched fresh and formalin fixed paraffin embedded melanoma tumours: implications for clinical decision making.

Pathology 2016 Apr 9;48(3):261-6. Epub 2016 Mar 9.

Melanoma Institute Australia, North Sydney, NSW, Australia; Discipline of Pathology, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia; Tissue Pathology and Diagnostic Oncology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pathol.2016.01.001DOI Listing
April 2016

Targeted therapies and immune checkpoint inhibitors in the treatment of metastatic melanoma patients: a guide and update for pathologists.

Pathology 2016 Feb 20;48(2):194-202. Epub 2016 Jan 20.

Melanoma Institute Australia, North Sydney, Australia; The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia; Tissue Pathology and Diagnostic Oncology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pathol.2015.12.010DOI Listing
February 2016

Tumour procurement, DNA extraction, coverage analysis and optimisation of mutation-detection algorithms for human melanoma genomes.

Pathology 2015 Dec;47(7):683-93

1Melanoma Institute Australia, North Sydney, NSW 2Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW 3Immunogenomics Laboratory, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 4Oncogenomics Laboratory, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Herston, Brisbane, Qld 5Centre for Cancer Research, The University of Sydney at Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, NSW 6Bioplatforms Australia, Macquarie University, North Ryde, NSW 7Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Vic 8The Cancer Development and Treatment Laboratory, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, The University of Melbourne, Vic 9Departments of Melanoma and Surgical Oncology 10Tissue Pathology and Diagnostic Oncology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia; these authors contributed equally.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PAT.0000000000000324DOI Listing
December 2015

PD-L1 Expression and Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes Define Different Subsets of MAPK Inhibitor-Treated Melanoma Patients.

Clin Cancer Res 2015 Jul 21;21(14):3140-8. Epub 2015 Jan 21.

Melanoma Institute Australia, North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Tissue Pathology and Diagnostic Oncology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-14-2023DOI Listing
July 2015

Expression of the class 1 histone deacetylases HDAC8 and 3 are associated with improved survival of patients with metastatic melanoma.

Mod Pathol 2015 Jul 3;28(7):884-94. Epub 2015 Apr 3.

1] Melanoma Institute Australia, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia [2] Discipline of Medicine, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia [3] Kolling Institute, Royal North Shore Hospital, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://www.nature.com/articles/modpathol201534
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/modpathol.2015.34DOI Listing
July 2015

PD-L1 expression in melanoma shows marked heterogeneity within and between patients: implications for anti-PD-1/PD-L1 clinical trials.

Pigment Cell Melanoma Res 2015 May 22;28(3):245-53. Epub 2014 Dec 22.

Melanoma Institute Australia, Sydney, NSW, Australia; Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/pcmr.12340
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pcmr.12340DOI Listing
May 2015

How anti-PD1 treatments are changing the management of melanoma.

Melanoma Manag 2014 Nov 4;1(2):165-172. Epub 2014 Dec 4.

Melanoma Institute of Australia, Rocklands Road, North Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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https://www.futuremedicine.com/doi/10.2217/mmt.14.14
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http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/mmt.14.14DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6094707PMC
November 2014

Concordant BRAFV600E mutation status in primary melanomas and associated naevi: implications for mutation testing of primary melanomas.

Pathology 2014 Apr;46(3):193-8

1The University of Sydney, Sydney 2Melanoma Institute Australia, North Sydney 3Department of Tissue Pathology and Diagnostic Oncology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia 4Canterbury Health Laboratories, Christchurch, New Zealand 5Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Darlinghurst 6Department of Melanoma and Surgical Oncology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PAT.0000000000000077DOI Listing
April 2014

Genetic and clinico-pathologic analysis of metastatic uveal melanoma.

Mod Pathol 2014 Feb 26;27(2):175-83. Epub 2013 Jul 26.

1] Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA [2] Department of Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/modpathol.2013.138DOI Listing
February 2014

Identification of new prognostic biomarkers for Stage III metastatic melanoma patients.

Oncoimmunology 2013 Sep 3;2(9):e25564. Epub 2013 Jul 3.

Melanoma Institute Australia; North Sydney, NSW Australia ; The University of Sydney; Sydney, NSW Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4161/onci.25564DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3820811PMC
September 2013