News & Press Room 

Here you will find the latest news about melanoma, including MRF announcements and press releases, media coverage, and updates about advances in research and treatment options. You can also access the MRF’s publications: Our monthly e-newsletter, SPOTlight; the quarterly CURE OM e-newsletter, Eye on OM; and our quarterly print newsletter, MRF Matters.

For media inquiries, please contact Lauren Smith Dyer, the MRF's Director of Communications, at 202-742-5918 or email media@melanoma.org. For after hours, call (202) 870-8827.

 

News

Actor and comedian Kevin Nealon appeared live on KTLA 5's Morning News on October 14, 2014. At the end of the segment, the MRF's 3rd Read more...

The MRF's Jena Dickman, Miles for Melanoma Event Coordinator, appeared on Good Day Columbus on September 18 to educate viewers about melanoma Read more...

Each year, the MRF's CURE OM initiative hosts two international scientific meetings, convening some of the sharpest minds in the ocular Read more...

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Press Releases

The FDA announces a proposal that would significantly restrict the use of tanning beds. Read more...

The MRF's CURE Ocular Melanoma initiative announces results of research grant fundraising campaign. Read more...

Today the FDA approved the combination of vemurafenib and cobimetinib to treat BRAF V600 mutant melanoma Read more...

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MRF Blog

#GivingTuesday Ends At Midnight Tonight.   #GivingTuesday is almost over but it’s not too late to give a gift to the Melanoma Read more...

Today is #GivingTuesday! Read why Carola Supports the MRF.   Melanoma is one of the fastest growing cancers in the world. Today, however, Read more...

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