SMR conference

The Society for Melanoma Research (SMR) is a diverse organization of scientific and medical investigators devoted to alleviating the suffering of people with melanoma.

The SMR was founded to unify the field by increasing communication among researchers and building bridges of collaboration between basic, translational, and clinical investigators.

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The 2016 SMR Congress will be held November 6–9, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. Click here for further information.

Free pubcast for PCMR on melanoma by Arup Indra: Loss of Nuclear Receptor RXR in Epidermal Keratinocytes Promotes the Formation of Cdk-4 Activated Invasive Melanomas.