Mayo Clinic doctors and scientists are actively working to improve the diagnosis and treatment of melanoma. Melanoma research at Mayo Clinic involves numerous researchers from many medical specialties working together to prolong survival and improve quality of life for people living with melanoma.

Cancer research is conducted in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the National Cancer Institute and is designated as a comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Publications

See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on melanoma on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Apr. 15, 2014