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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.
Merck presents KEYNOTE-057 trial results for patients with high-risk non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

Merck presents KEYNOTE-057 trial results for patients with high-risk non-muscle invasive bladder cancer

Study: Some countries take more time for reimbursement decisions on new cancer drugs

Study: Some countries take more time for reimbursement decisions on new cancer drugs

New findings reveal potential cellular players in tumor microenvironment

New findings reveal potential cellular players in tumor microenvironment

New blood test for pediatric brain tumor patients offers safer approach than surgical biopsies

New blood test for pediatric brain tumor patients offers safer approach than surgical biopsies

Modeling Non-Numerical Data in Systems Biology

Modeling Non-Numerical Data in Systems Biology

Study unravels how cancer stem cells use normal genes in abnormal ways

Study unravels how cancer stem cells use normal genes in abnormal ways

AMSBIO offers new activator cell line for immune checkpoint therapy research

AMSBIO offers new activator cell line for immune checkpoint therapy research

Research holds promise for treatment of pediatric brain cancer

Research holds promise for treatment of pediatric brain cancer

Tobacco control must be highest priority in national cancer control plan, says report

Tobacco control must be highest priority in national cancer control plan, says report

Greater family size reduces cancer risk

Greater family size reduces cancer risk

Study: Sarcoma patients poorly informed about risk of interactions with anti-cancer drugs

Study: Sarcoma patients poorly informed about risk of interactions with anti-cancer drugs

Neoadjuvant clinical trial of immune checkpoint blockade for melanoma patients yields high response rate

Neoadjuvant clinical trial of immune checkpoint blockade for melanoma patients yields high response rate

Immunotherapy effective for individuals with inherited form of skin cancer

Immunotherapy effective for individuals with inherited form of skin cancer

Researchers develop cancer vaccine platform to improve efficacy of oncolytic enveloped viruses

Researchers develop cancer vaccine platform to improve efficacy of oncolytic enveloped viruses

Researchers develop personalized and low-cost wearable UV sensors

Researchers develop personalized and low-cost wearable UV sensors

Cancer Research UK congratulates scientists for Nobel Prize-winning discoveries

Cancer Research UK congratulates scientists for Nobel Prize-winning discoveries

Experts identify emerging frontiers in skin cancer and pigment diseases

Experts identify emerging frontiers in skin cancer and pigment diseases

Changes in skin and lymphatic system due to age facilitate melanoma metastasis

Changes in skin and lymphatic system due to age facilitate melanoma metastasis

New project identifies immune checkpoint inhibition as potential treatment for angiosarcomas

New project identifies immune checkpoint inhibition as potential treatment for angiosarcomas

Bacterial therapy shows early clinical efficacy in patients with treatment-refractory solid tumors

Bacterial therapy shows early clinical efficacy in patients with treatment-refractory solid tumors