Congress: Melanoma Must Be a National Priority

Nearly 100 melanoma patients, survivors and caregivers from across the country gathered on Capitol Hill this week to advocate for an increase in re

FY17 Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program Announcements Released

The MRF is pleased to report that the Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) announcements—the Career Development Award, Idea Award with Spe

One Step Closer to the Next Generation of Sunscreen Products!

We are extremely pleased to announce that the House Energy and Commerce Committee has approved the 

Ask Your Members of Congress to Support the Sunscreen Innovation Act!

Senator Jack Reed (D-RI), Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA), Congressman Ed Whitfield (R-KY) and Congressman John Dingell (D-MI) recently introdu

Melanoma of the Eye Caused by Two Gene Mutations

Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine recently discovered a therapeutic target for treating

New Drugs Improve Options for Melanoma Patients

On Wednesday, May 29, 2013, the FDA approved two new drugs for metastatic melanoma, a BRAF inhibitor and a MEK inhibitor.