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Iwei Yeh, MD, PhD

Research and Clinical Interests

Melanoma Genetics

Selected Publications

  • Yeh I, de la Fouchardiere A, Pissaloux D, Mully TW, Garrido MC, Vemula SS, Busam KJ, LeBoit PE, McCalmont TH, Bastian BC. Clinical, Histopathologic, and Genomic Features of Spitz Tumors With ALK Fusions. Am J Surg Pathol. 2015 Jan 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25602801.
  • Yeh I, Mully TW, Wiesner T, Vemula SS, Mirza SA, Sparatta AJ, McCalmont TH, Bastian BC, LeBoit PE. Ambiguous melanocytic tumors with loss of 3p21. Am J Surg Pathol. 2014 Aug;38(8):1088-95. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0000000000000209. PubMed PMID: 24705312; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4101029.
  • Wiesner T, He J, Yelensky R, Esteve-Puig R, Botton T, Yeh I, Lipson D, Otto G, Brennan K, Murali R, Garrido M, Miller VA, Ross JS, Berger MF, Sparatta A, Palmedo G, Cerroni L, Busam KJ, Kutzner H, Cronin MT, Stephens PJ, Bastian BC. Kinase fusions are frequent in Spitz tumours and spitzoid melanomas. Nat Commun. 2014;5:3116. doi: 10.1038/ncomms4116. PubMed PMID: 24445538; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4084638.
  • Botton T, Yeh I, Nelson T, Vemula SS, Sparatta A, Garrido MC, Allegra M, Rocchi S, Bahadoran P, McCalmont TH, LeBoit PE, Burton EA, Bollag G, Ballotti R, Bastian BC. Recurrent BRAF kinase fusions in melanocytic tumors offer an opportunity for targeted therapy. Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 2013 Nov;26(6):845-51. doi: 10.1111/pcmr.12148. Epub 2013 Aug 19. PubMed PMID: 23890088; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3808507.
Iwei Yeh, MD, PhD
  • Associate Director, Clinical Cancer Genomics Laboratory
  • Pathology
  • Dermatopathology Service

Contact Information

Mailing/Shipping Address:

  • UCSF
  • Iwei Yeh, MD, PhD
  • Pathology, Box 1790
  • 1701 Divisadero Street, Suite 280
  • San Francisco, CA 94143

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