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Iwei Yeh, MD, PhD

Research and Clinical Interests

Melanoma Genetics

Selected Publications

  • 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 Jul 24. doi: 10.1111/pcmr.12148. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23890088.
  • Yeh I, von Deimling A, Bastian BC. Clonal BRAF mutations in melanocytic nevi and initiating role of BRAF in melanocytic neoplasia. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 Jun 19;105(12):917-9. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djt119. Epub 2013 May 20. PubMed PMID: 23690527; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3687371.
  • Yeh I, McCalmont TH, LeBoit PE. Differential expression of PHLDA1 (TDAG51) in basal cell carcinoma and trichoepithelioma. Br J Dermatol. 2012 Nov;167(5):1106-10. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2012.11165.x. Epub 2012 Sep 7. PubMed PMID: 22958125.
  • Yeh I, Fang Y, Busam KJ. Melanoma arising in a large plaque-type blue nevus with subcutaneous cellular nodules. Am J Surg Pathol. 2012 Aug;36(8):1258-63. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0b013e31825b62ec. PubMed PMID: 22790865.
  • Yeh I, Vemula SS, Mirza SA, McCalmont TH. Neurofibroma-like spindle cell melanoma: CD34 fingerprint and CGH for diagnosis. Am J Dermatopathol. 2012 Aug;34(6):668-70. doi: 10.1097/DAD.0b013e318244819a. PubMed PMID: 22456515.
  • Yeh I, Argenyi Z, Vemula SS, Furmanczyk PS, Bouffard D, McCalmont TH. Plexiform melanocytic schwannoma: a mimic of melanoma. J Cutan Pathol. 2012 May;39(5):521-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0560.2011.01856.x. Epub 2012 Mar 15. PubMed PMID: 22416678.
  • Yeh I, McCalmont TH. Distinguishing neurofibroma from desmoplastic melanoma: the value of the CD34 fingerprint. J Cutan Pathol. 2011 Aug;38(8):625-30. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0560.2011.01700.x. Epub 2011 Apr 4. PubMed PMID: 21457155.
  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Pathology
  • Dermatopathology Service

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  • Box 1790
  • San Francisco, CA 94115

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