Marcus W. Bosenberg MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Dermatology and of Pathology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, and Physiology

Yale Medical Group

Office of Student ResearchCancer Center, Yale: Melanoma Program; Cancer Genetics & GenomicsDermatology: Dermatopathology | Pathology: Surgical Pathology: Dermatopathology; ExPath

Research Interests

Melanocytic neoplasms; Soft tissue tumors; Cutaneous lymphoma; Genodermatoses more...


  • B.A., Cornell University, 1986
  • Ph.D., Cornell University Medical College, 1993
  • M.D., Cornell University Medical College, 1994

Selected Publications

  • Held MA, Langdon CG, Platt JT, Graham-Steed T, Liu Z, Chakraborty A, Bacchiocchi A, Koo A, Haskins JW, Bosenberg MW*, David F. Stern DF*. Genotype-selective combination therapies for melanoma identified by high-throughput drug screening. Cancer Discovery. 2013, 3:52-67
  • Krauthammer M, Kong Y, Ha BH, Evans P, Bacchiocchi A, McCusker JP, Cheng E, Davis MJ, Goh G, Choi M, Ariyan S, Narayan D, Dutton-Regester K, Capatana A, Holman EC, Bosenberg M, Sznol M, Kluger HM, Brash DE, Stern DF, Materin MA, Lo RS, Mane S, Ma S, Kidd KK, Hayward NK, Lifton RP, Schlessinger J, Boggon TJ, Halaban R. Exome sequencing identifies recurrent somatic RAC1 mutations in melanoma. Nat Genet. 2012, 44:1006-14.
  • Damsky WE, Curley DP, Santhanakrishnan M, Rosenbaum LE, Platt JT, Gould Rothberg BE, Taketo MM, Dankort D, Rimm DL, McMahon M, Bosenberg M. ß-catenin signaling controls metastasis in BRAF-activated Pten-deficient melanomas. Cancer Cell. 2011, 20:741-54.



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