Accepted for Publication: April 30, 2012.
Author Contributions: Drs Handler, Ross, Shiman, and Grichnik had full access to all of the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: Shiman and Grichnik. Acquisition of data: Elgart and Grichnik. Analysis and interpretation of data: Handler, Ross, and Grichnik. Drafting of the manuscript: Handler, Ross, Shiman, Elgart, and Grichnik. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Ross and Grichnik. Administrative, technical, and material support: Handler, Ross, and Grichnik. Study supervision: Shiman and Grichnik.
Financial Disclosure: Dr Grichnik is a major shareholder for DigitalDerm Inc, has received grants from and done consulting for Spectral Image Inc, and has been a consultant for Genentech.
Funding/Support: This study was supported in part by the Department of Dermatology and the Anna Fund Melanoma Program at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami.
Additional Contributions: The Department of Dermatology, Anna Fund Melanoma Program, and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami provided ongoing support.