The Alani Lab

Welcome to BU Dermatology! The Alani laboratory is focused on understanding the molecular basis of melanoma development, progression, and therapeutic resistance. The aim of our lab is to translate basic research findings to better prevention, detection and treatment of melanoma and to directly enhance the lives of patients currently diagnosed with melanoma. 

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  • Selective targeting of melanoma cells by the p300 HAT inhibitor, A-485

  • Alani Lab 2022

  • p300 regulation of the MITF promoter in human melanoma cells

  • Alani Lab Barbecue

  • Selective inhibition of human melanoma cell growth by the CoREST inhibitor, Corin

  • A375 Melanoma Cells