Gene in Eye Melanomas Linked to Good Prognosis (image) Washington University School of Medicine Share Print E-Mail Caption A melanoma that develop in the eye (above) often are fatal. But uveal melanoma tumors that have mutations in the SF3B1 gene are more likely to have a good outcome, suggests new research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Credit Harbour laboratory Usage Restrictions Credit to Harbour laboratory Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.