Mondo Description Melanoma is a malignant tumor of melanocytes, cells that are derived from the neural crest. Although most melanomas arise in the skin, they also may arise from mucosal surfaces or at other sites to which neural crest cells migrate. (PDQ)
Counts of Target Development Levels for diseases known to be associated with this disease. If the disease has a valid DOID, targets known to be associated with all child diseases are aggregated. Click "Explore Associated Targets" to view more facets and details for the target list.
Description from Mondo Disease Ontology.
DataSources which have contributed target associations to this disease, and the identifiers by which the disease is referenced.
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Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) find associations between phenotypic traits and genes. Target Illumination GWAS Analytics (TIGA) scores and ranks those traits according to a subset of study parameters.
Disease categories representing more general classifications of the current disease. Total count of associated targets, and a breakdown of targets by Target Development Level is shown.
Disease categories representing more specific classifications of the current disease. Total count of associated targets, and a breakdown of targets by Target Development Level is shown.
Related diseases are represented as parents or children following the disease hierarchy defined by Disease Ontology.
The calculated importance and novelty for targets associated with this disease or it's children.