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Ocular Melanoma malady

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Summaries for Ocular Melanoma

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NIH Rare Diseases:44 Ocular melanoma (om) is a cancer in pigment-producing cells of the eye called melanocytes.   melanocytes are cells that produce the pigment melanin that colors the skin, hair, and eyes, as well as forms moles.  there are four tissues in the eye in which melanoma can develop: the uveal tract (uvea); conjunctiva; eyelid; and orbit.  the uvea - the middle layer within the eye  - is divided into three main parts: the iris, ciliary body, and choroid.  uveal melanoma, also called intraocular melanoma, is the most common ocular melanoma. conjunctival melanoma manifests on the surface of the eye and has been increasing in incidence. eyelid and primary orbital melanoma are the least common variants. last updated: 1/14/2013

MalaCards: Ocular Melanoma, also known as malignant melanoma of eye, is related to melanoma and breast cancer. An important gene associated with Ocular Melanoma is MC1R (melanocortin 1 receptor (alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone receptor)). The compounds ibmx and mspi have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include eye, skin and liver, and related mouse phenotypes are tumorigenesis and homeostasis/metabolism.

Aliases & Classifications for Ocular Melanoma

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ocular melanoma 44 46
malignant melanoma of eye 63


Related Diseases for Ocular Melanoma

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Diseases related to ocular melanoma

Symptoms for Ocular Melanoma

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Ocular Melanoma

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Genetic Tests for Ocular Melanoma

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Anatomical Context for Ocular Melanoma

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Ocular Melanoma:

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Eye, Skin, Liver, Testes, Pancreas, Lymph node, B cells, T cells, Nk cells, Breast, Bone marrow, Kidney, Smooth muscle, Bone, Endothelial

Animal Models for Ocular Melanoma or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Ocular Melanoma:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00020069.1BAP1, BRCA2, MC1R
2MP:00053767.3GAS6, HMBS, BAP1, BRCA2, CIITA

Publications for Ocular Melanoma

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Articles related to Ocular Melanoma:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
SECONDARY NEUTRON DOSES IN PROTON THERAPY TREATMENTS OF OCULAR MELANOMA AND CRANIOPHARYNGIOMA. (24222710)
2013
2
Ocular immune privilege and ocular melanoma: parallel universes or immunological plagiarism? (22707951)
2012
3
Ocular melanoma and mammary mucinous carcinoma in an African lion. (23009723)
2012
4
Ocular melanoma. (23960984)
2012
5
Outcome of patients following hepatic resection for metastatic cutaneous and ocular melanoma. (21057964)
2011
6
Constitutive overexpression of pigment epithelium-derived factor inhibition of ocular melanoma growth and metastasis. (19661223)
2010
7
Isolated hepatic perfusion with high-dose melphalan results in immediate alterations in tumor gene expression in patients with metastatic ocular melanoma. (20221901)
2010
8
Ocular melanoma presenting as a case of panophthalmitis in a 78-year-old Nigerian woman (masquerade syndrome): an uncommon finding in Benin City, Nigeria. (17760933)
2007
9
Combination therapy targeting the tumor microenvironment is effective in a model of human ocular melanoma. (17640369)
2007
10
The significant threat of patients with cutaneous malignant melanoma to develop ocular melanoma. (15654168)
2005
11
Metastatic ocular melanoma to the kidney 20 years after initial diagnosis. (16140107)
2005
12
Trends in the incidence of ocular melanoma in the United States, 1974-1998. (15049325)
2004
13
Diagnosis and follow up of primary ocular melanoma by radioimmunoscintigraphy. (17415830)
2004
14
Regional treatment options for patients with ocular melanoma metastatic to the liver. (14993024)
2004
15
Ten-year follow-up of fellow eyes of patients enrolled in Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study randomized trials: COMS report no. 22. (15121376)
2004
16
Interferon alpha 2b decreases hepatic micrometastasis in a murine model of ocular melanoma by activation of intrinsic hepatic natural killer cells. (15223777)
2004
17
Ocular melanoma: a review and the relationship to cutaneous melanoma. (12925397)
2003
18
Treatment of disseminated ocular melanoma with sequential fotemustine, interferon alpha, and interleukin 2. (12373596)
2002
19
Collaborative ocular melanoma study (COMS) randomized trial of I-125 brachytherapy for medium choroidal melanoma. I. Visual acuity after 3 years COMS report no. 16. (11158813)
2001
20
Abnormalities of the transforming growth factor-beta pathway in ocular melanoma. (11113869)
2000
21
Echography (ultrasound) procedures for the Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study (COMS), Report no. 12, Part I. (10847038)
1999
22
Atypical primary ocular melanoma in cats. (11397253)
1999
23
Depletion of NK cell activity results in growth of hepatic micrometastases in a murine ocular melanoma model. (10520219)
1999
24
Quality of life assessment in the collaborative ocular melanoma study: design and methods. COMS-QOLS Report No. 1. COMS Quality of Life Study Group. (10384680)
1999
25
Expression of MAGE genes in ocular melanoma during progression from primary to metastatic disease. (9247253)
1997
26
Clear cell differentiation in choroidal melanoma. COMS report no. 8. Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group. (9230830)
1997
27
Mortality in patients with small choroidal melanoma. COMS report no. 4. The Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group. (9230829)
1997
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Treatment of ocular melanoma metastatic to the liver by hepatic arterial chemotherapy. (9215829)
1997
29
The clinical role of immunoscintigraphy for the detection of ocular melanoma. (9050338)
1996
30
Multidrug resistance in ocular melanoma. (8976731)
1996
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Risk of ocular melanoma in relation to cutaneous and iris naevi. (7860135)
1995
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Effects of gamma radiation on the OM431 human ocular melanoma cell line. (7641843)
1995
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Risks of second primary malignancy in patients with cutaneous and ocular melanoma in Denmark, 1943-1989. (7790110)
1995
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Selective boron accumulation in human ocular melanoma vs surrounding eye components after 10B1-p-boronophenylalanine administration. Prerequisite for clinical trial of neutron-capture therapy. (7919964)
1994
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Gamma Knife radiosurgery in the treatment of ocular melanoma. (8115754)
1993
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Ocular melanoma: an experimental model in New Zealand white rabbits. (8400856)
1993
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The clinical status of immunoscintigraphy with monoclonal antibodies in ocular melanoma. (1856514)
1991
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The value of nucleolar organizer regions in uveal melanoma. The Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study Group. (1700611)
1990
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Ocular melanoma in families with dysplastic nevus syndrome. (2254470)
1990
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Failure of preenucleation radiation to decrease uveal melanoma mortality. The Collaborative Ocular melanoma Study Steering Committee. (2929718)
1989
41
Ocular melanoma. (2804036)
1989
42
Place of birth and incidence of ocular melanoma in the United States. (3196415)
1988
43
Visualization of ocular melanoma with N-isopropyl-p-[123I]-iodoamphetamine. (3404259)
1988
44
Radioimmunoscintigraphy of ocular melanoma with 99mTc labelled cutaneous melanoma antibody fragments. (2822079)
1987
45
Angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy with malignant transformation during long-term remission of ocular melanoma. (3826109)
1987
46
Is the Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study worthwhile? (3789966)
1986
47
Potential radiopharmaceuticals for the detection of ocular melanoma. Part I. 5-iodo-2-thiouracil derivatives. (6840126)
1983
48
Survival in metastatic ocular melanoma. (6190546)
1983
49
Noncontact detection of ocular melanoma with L-3-123I-iodo-alpha-methyltyrosine: first clinical results. (7173627)
1982
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The 32P test in the diagnosis of ocular melanoma. I. An unnecessary invasive test. (7414507)
1980

Variations for Ocular Melanoma

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Expression for genes affiliated with Ocular Melanoma

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Ocular Melanoma

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Pathways for genes affiliated with Ocular Melanoma

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Compounds for genes affiliated with Ocular Melanoma

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Compounds related to Ocular Melanoma according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idCompoundScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1ibmx46 62 3011.4MC1R, CIITA
2mspi469.4BRCA2, HMBS
3h2o2469.2BRCA2, MC1R, SERPINF1
4phosphatidylinositol469.0GAS6, BRCA2, CIITA
5cycloheximide468.9BRCA2, CIITA, HMBS
6nitric oxide46 25 1210.6CIITA, SERPINF1, HMBS
7calcium46 52 25 1211.5CIITA, SERPINF1, MC1R, GAS6
8serine468.5MC1R, CIITA, HMBS, SERPINF1

GO Terms for genes affiliated with Ocular Melanoma

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Biological processes related to Ocular Melanoma according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1agingGO:0075689.5SERPINF1, CIITA
2negative regulation of tumor necrosis factor productionGO:0327209.4GAS6, MC1R
3positive regulation of protein kinase B signalingGO:0518979.2GAS6, MC1R

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