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SELECTED PAST STUDIES - All Cancers - Skin Cancer

Study

Disease

type & number of samples

Specific Requirements

associated data required

SK-1

Melanoma

Flash Frozen Tissue

Retrospective

More than 40 Subjects

2 Groups:

  • Patients with more than 12 months survival
  • Patients with less than 12 months survival
  • Patients not treated by immunotherapy
  • Age, gender, ethnicity
  • Clinical history including disease-free survival, 5 years overall survival (if not deceased)
  • Treatment
  • Pathology diagnosis

SK-2

Melanoma

Serum

Retrospective

More than 100 Subjects

3 groups:

  • Group 1 (n=50): Melanoma subjects with a uniform distribution in gender, age, ethnicity, type of melanoma and cancer staging
  • Group 2 (n=30): Patients with benign skin conditions (moles, spitz nevus, seborrheic keratosis) with minimal bias in distribution in gender, age, and ethnicity from group 1 (and no other skin cancer)
  • Group 3 (n=30): Patients without any skin condition, with minimal bias in distribution in gender, age and ethnicity from group 1
  • Samples collected before any treatment or surgery specific to a skin condition
  • Frozen samples
  • Age, gender
  • Sample collection date
  • Date of diagnosis
  • Confirmed diagnosis
  • TNM staging