Melanoma

What are Melanomas?

The treatment of melanoma may involve surgery, immunotherapy, targeted therapy, chemotherapy or radiotherapy, or a combination of several treatment techniques. Each of these treatments is outlined below.

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UC researchers uncover potential new treatment for patients with metastatic melanoma

UC researchers uncover potential new treatment for patients with metastatic melanoma

New method to deliver an immune system 'uncloaking' device directly to cancer cells

New method to deliver an immune system 'uncloaking' device directly to cancer cells

Researchers reveal new details about how joint inflammation evolves in rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers reveal new details about how joint inflammation evolves in rheumatoid arthritis

Scientists developing a combined vaccine to fight most malignant brain tumor

Scientists developing a combined vaccine to fight most malignant brain tumor

Comprehensive tumor profiling reveals why osteosarcoma does not respond to immunotherapy

Comprehensive tumor profiling reveals why osteosarcoma does not respond to immunotherapy

Administering immunotherapy alongside chemoradiation for advanced NSCLC appears to be safe and tolerable

Administering immunotherapy alongside chemoradiation for advanced NSCLC appears to be safe and tolerable

HCI at University of Utah to host 7th annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Research Conference

HCI at University of Utah to host 7th annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Research Conference

Bioengineers create light-controllable CAR T cells for cancer immunotherapy

Bioengineers create light-controllable CAR T cells for cancer immunotherapy

Cancer risk in psoriatic patients

Cancer risk in psoriatic patients

IU researcher identifies new genomic regions that increase skin cancer risk

IU researcher identifies new genomic regions that increase skin cancer risk

Targeting regulatory T cells could boost the effects of cancer immunotherapy

Targeting regulatory T cells could boost the effects of cancer immunotherapy

Combination therapy for pediatric low-grade gliomas shows promise in mice

Combination therapy for pediatric low-grade gliomas shows promise in mice

Study finds wide state-by-state variation in melanoma rates caused by ultraviolet radiation

Study finds wide state-by-state variation in melanoma rates caused by ultraviolet radiation

Scientists pinpoint protein that plays key role in lung cancer and melanoma progression

Scientists pinpoint protein that plays key role in lung cancer and melanoma progression

P53-deficient oral cancers recruit and reprogram nerves to fuel tumor growth

P53-deficient oral cancers recruit and reprogram nerves to fuel tumor growth

Skin cancer-detecting apps could be missing diagnoses finds study

Skin cancer-detecting apps could be missing diagnoses finds study

A protein that plays key role in endometrial cancer growth discovered

A protein that plays key role in endometrial cancer growth discovered

Novel method to spot melanoma may save lives

Novel method to spot melanoma may save lives

New study shows how tumors disable the immune system to survive and spread

New study shows how tumors disable the immune system to survive and spread

Study uncovers new avenue for melanoma diagnosis and therapies

Study uncovers new avenue for melanoma diagnosis and therapies