Melanoma News and Research

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New cream treatment for common form of skin cancer

New cream treatment for common form of skin cancer

A new vaccine that may delay cancer recurrence

A new vaccine that may delay cancer recurrence

CancerVax may increase the survival of patients with advanced stage non-small-cell lung cancer

CancerVax may increase the survival of patients with advanced stage non-small-cell lung cancer

Targeted therapeutics capable of preventing or limiting the metastasis of skin cancer

Targeted therapeutics capable of preventing or limiting the metastasis of skin cancer

Research that directs cancer-killing immune cells against the deadliest brain tumors shows promise

Research that directs cancer-killing immune cells against the deadliest brain tumors shows promise

Important milestone for any cancer therapy that will be useful for treating patients

Important milestone for any cancer therapy that will be useful for treating patients

British people should get out in the sun and not cover up for health reasons

British people should get out in the sun and not cover up for health reasons

Four most common cancers accounted for over half of the 225,000 new cases of malignant cancer registered in England in 2001

Four most common cancers accounted for over half of the 225,000 new cases of malignant cancer registered in England in 2001

Australian researchers awarded funding for new HIV vaccines

Australian researchers awarded funding for new HIV vaccines

Prostate cancer immunotherapy vaccine hits clinical trials

Prostate cancer immunotherapy vaccine hits clinical trials

Experimental human monoclonal antibody shows striking benefit in patients with advanced melanoma

Experimental human monoclonal antibody shows striking benefit in patients with advanced melanoma

Crucial discovery may help better diagnose and treat children with Hirschsprung disease

Crucial discovery may help better diagnose and treat children with Hirschsprung disease

Drug Tarceva improves survival chance for patients with advanced lung cancer

Drug Tarceva improves survival chance for patients with advanced lung cancer

Cancer rates falling in the US

Cancer rates falling in the US

Avastin study shows significant improvement in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Avastin study shows significant improvement in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer

Innovative new cancer drug enters the first phase of clinical trials

Innovative new cancer drug enters the first phase of clinical trials

Phase 3 trial of Ceplene in acute myeloid leukemia meets primary trial endpoint

Phase 3 trial of Ceplene in acute myeloid leukemia meets primary trial endpoint

Restrictions by health insurers and government to control expenses may hurt the malignant melanoma drug market

Restrictions by health insurers and government to control expenses may hurt the malignant melanoma drug market

World's first gene therapy trial aimed at preventing cancer

World's first gene therapy trial aimed at preventing cancer

Australian company receives FDA orphan drug designation for product to treat malignant melanomas

Australian company receives FDA orphan drug designation for product to treat malignant melanomas