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Tools & Resources

DCEG makes available to the scientific community an extensive collection of tools for study design and planning, analysis, and risk assessment, as well as links to a variety of descriptive epidemiology resources and publicly available data. 

Data Sharing Policy

DCEG is committed to sharing research data to further advance science, improve public health, and leverage the investment made by the U.S. taxpayers in the Division’s research program.

  • AuthorArranger

    AuthorArranger is a free web tool designed to help authors of research manuscripts generate correctly formatted title pages for manuscript journal submission in a fraction of the time it takes to create the pages manually.

  • Descriptive Epidemiology Resources

    A list of methods tools developed by DCEG to identify novel risk factors, evaluate tumor heterogeneity, describe current and future trends of common and rare malignancies, and project risk for second primary cancers.

  • Moles to Melanoma: Recognizing the ABCDE Features

    This website presents serial photographs in three categories of pigmented lesions: common moles; dysplastic nevi (DN); and melanomas that arose from DN. Each case series shows changes in an individual pigmented lesion over a number of years and across the spectrum of changes typically seen in U.S. melanoma-prone families.

  • Publicly Available Data

    Links to publicly available data from the National Cancer Institute

  • Risk Assessment Macros and Software Programs

    Overview of risk assessment macros and software programs offered by DCEG

  • Study Design and Planning Tools

    Overview of study design and planning tools offered by DCEG.