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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.
Combination of two immunotherapy drugs stops or reverses progression of advanced melanoma

Combination of two immunotherapy drugs stops or reverses progression of advanced melanoma

Pioneering melanoma test to be made available within two years

Pioneering melanoma test to be made available within two years

DataArt launches 'SkinCareAI' prototype app to detect early signs of melanoma

DataArt launches 'SkinCareAI' prototype app to detect early signs of melanoma

Combination therapy may offer new therapeutic avenue for previously-treated NSCLC and kidney cancer patients

Combination therapy may offer new therapeutic avenue for previously-treated NSCLC and kidney cancer patients

Investigational drug may offer new treatment option for patients with lung and kidney cancer

Investigational drug may offer new treatment option for patients with lung and kidney cancer

Metabolic imbalance in cancer patients associated with resistance to immune checkpoint blocker

Metabolic imbalance in cancer patients associated with resistance to immune checkpoint blocker

Johns Hopkins researchers link a gene to melanoma growth and spread

Johns Hopkins researchers link a gene to melanoma growth and spread

Openspecimen chosen to manage ARTB's biospecimen library

Openspecimen chosen to manage ARTB's biospecimen library

New method harnesses the power of killer T cells to attack tumor cells, treat cancer

New method harnesses the power of killer T cells to attack tumor cells, treat cancer

Research may provide better tools for designing personalized protocols for cancer patients

Research may provide better tools for designing personalized protocols for cancer patients

New method developed to address failures in promising anti-cancer drug

New method developed to address failures in promising anti-cancer drug

B-cell subtypes play essential role in immune response to melanoma

B-cell subtypes play essential role in immune response to melanoma

B cells may play an important role in immunotherapy for melanoma

B cells may play an important role in immunotherapy for melanoma

SkinVision algorithm detects 95% of skin cancer, study finds

SkinVision algorithm detects 95% of skin cancer, study finds

'Protein mapping' approach reveals why metastatic melanoma patients do not respond to immunotherapy

'Protein mapping' approach reveals why metastatic melanoma patients do not respond to immunotherapy

New gold-based molecules more effective at killing cancer cells with fewer toxic side effects

New gold-based molecules more effective at killing cancer cells with fewer toxic side effects

Cosmetic appearance after skin cancer therapy may differ based on treatment type

Cosmetic appearance after skin cancer therapy may differ based on treatment type

Novel immunotherapy method could overcome tumor immunity

Novel immunotherapy method could overcome tumor immunity

Skin patch delivers melanoma medication in one minute

Skin patch delivers melanoma medication in one minute

Researchers discover new way to stop inflammation in the lungs due to sepsis, injury

Researchers discover new way to stop inflammation in the lungs due to sepsis, injury