Method of Mutation Analysis May Contribute to Discrepancies in Reports of (V599E)BRAF Mutation Frequencies in Melanocytic Neoplasms

J Invest Dermatol. 2004 Nov;123(5):990-2. doi: 10.1111/j.0022-202X.2004.23468.x.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • DNA Mutational Analysis / methods*
  • DNA Mutational Analysis / standards*
  • Genetic Testing / methods
  • Genetic Testing / standards
  • Humans
  • Melanoma / genetics*
  • Point Mutation
  • Proto-Oncogene Proteins B-raf / genetics*
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Skin Neoplasms / genetics*

Substances

  • BRAF protein, human
  • Proto-Oncogene Proteins B-raf