Cancer Control Journal

This peer-reviewed journal contains articles on the spectrum of actions and approaches needed to reduce the impact of human malignancy.



Editorial: The Promise of New Technologies and Therapies (PDF file: 23Kb)
Douglas S. Reintgen, MD


The New Melanoma Staging System (PDF file: 102Kb)
Christina J. Kim, MD, Douglas S. Reintgen, MD, and Charles M. Balch, MD, for the AJCC Melanoma Staging Committee
An Update on Adjuvant Interferon for Melanoma (PDF file: 89Kb)
Richard J. Gray, MD, Barbara A. Pockaj, MD, and John M. Kirkwood, MD
Immunotherapy for Melanoma (PDF file: 319Kb)
Christina J. Kim, MD, Sophie Dessureault, MD, PhD, Dimitry Gabrilovich, MD, PhD, Douglas S. Reintgen, MD, and Craig L. Slingluff, Jr, MD

Metastatic Melanoma: Chemotherapy to Biochemotherapy (PDF file: 110Kb)
Steven J. O’Day, MD, Christina J. Kim, MD, and Douglas S. Reintgen, MD

Advances in Gene Therapy for Malignant Melanoma (PDF file: 150Kb)
Maria G. Sotomayor, MD, Hua Yu, PhD, Scott Antonia, MD, PhD, Eduardo M. Sotomayor, MD, and Drew M. Pardoll, MD, PhD
The Promise of Microarray Technology in Melanoma Care (PDF file: 165Kb)
Christina J. Kim, MD, Douglas S. Reintgen, MD, and Timothy J. Yeatman, MD


Ten Best Readings in Melanoma (PDF file: 34Kb)
Douglas S. Reintgen, MD

Cancer Economics: On Variations in the Costs of Treating Cancer(PDF file: 70Kb)
Thomas N. Chirikos, PhD

Special Report: Hepatic Surgery for Metastatic Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors(PDF file: 186Kb)
Florencia G. Que, MD, Juan M. Sarmiento, MD, and David M. Nagorney, MD

Imaging in Oncology: Radiologic Abnormalities in the Legs(PDF file: 76Kb)
Marjorie A. Thurlow, MSIV, Gregory Carney, MD, and George B. Greenfield, MD

Book Review(PDF file: 28Kb)
Judith Czaja McCaffrey, MD


 About the artwork in this issue:
The artwork in this issue is by Jennifer Eisenpresser, a working painter and graphic designer in New York City. Contact the artist at

Untitled. Oil on panel, 15.75" x11.75".

Table of Contents:
Downtown. Oil stick on panel, 8" x10".
Red Car. Oil on canvas, 52" x 58".
Cityscape at Night. Oil on canvas, 52" x58".
From the Fourteenth Floor. Oil on canvas, 50" x56".
Intersection. Oil on canvas, 50" x54".
Jade Garden. Oil on wood panel, 16.5" x20".