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Melanoma is a form of cancer that begins in melanocytes (cells that make the pigment melanin). It may begin in a mole (skin melanoma), but can also begin in other pigmented tissues, such as in the eye or in the intestines.
UC Riverside researcher receives grants to advance cancer, ALS research

UC Riverside researcher receives grants to advance cancer, ALS research

Protein Data Bank at Rutgers impacts research, education and drug discovery

Protein Data Bank at Rutgers impacts research, education and drug discovery

Summer is good time to check for signs of skin cancer

Summer is good time to check for signs of skin cancer

Researchers uncover new therapeutic opportunity in the treatment of malignant melanoma

Researchers uncover new therapeutic opportunity in the treatment of malignant melanoma

Researchers characterize key signaling network that drives growth of triple negative breast cancers

Researchers characterize key signaling network that drives growth of triple negative breast cancers

Clinical trial targets metastatic colorectal cancer with new combination therapy

Clinical trial targets metastatic colorectal cancer with new combination therapy

Can-Fite provides update on Phase II clinical trial with drug candidate Namodenoson

Can-Fite provides update on Phase II clinical trial with drug candidate Namodenoson

Scientists discover genetic causes underlying group of related infant cancers

Scientists discover genetic causes underlying group of related infant cancers

Vitamin D and Diabetes: What You Need To Know

Vitamin D and Diabetes: What You Need To Know

Study finds higher response to anti-PD1 immunotherapy in older melanoma patients

Study finds higher response to anti-PD1 immunotherapy in older melanoma patients

Dermatologist gives tips to safely use stick and spray sunscreen

Dermatologist gives tips to safely use stick and spray sunscreen

Older melanoma patients fare better on immune checkpoint blockade therapy

Older melanoma patients fare better on immune checkpoint blockade therapy

OGT increases NGS cancer panel content to provide more flexibility for customization

OGT increases NGS cancer panel content to provide more flexibility for customization

New blood test better than having a needle inserted into the eye

New blood test better than having a needle inserted into the eye

Price check on drug ads: Would revealing costs help patients control spending?

Price check on drug ads: Would revealing costs help patients control spending?

Study finds increase in lifestyle-related cancers over the past decade

Study finds increase in lifestyle-related cancers over the past decade

Opdivo plus low-dose Yervoy shows promising results in treating renal cell carcinoma patients

Opdivo plus low-dose Yervoy shows promising results in treating renal cell carcinoma patients

Study: Few men undergo genetic testing despite high risk of breast cancer

Study: Few men undergo genetic testing despite high risk of breast cancer

New minimally invasive procedure shortens hospital stay for melanoma patients

New minimally invasive procedure shortens hospital stay for melanoma patients

FDA approves first stand-alone prosthetic iris in the U.S.

FDA approves first stand-alone prosthetic iris in the U.S.