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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

Sunlamps and Tanning Beds Get FDA Warning

CNN.com wrote an article about the FDA's recent an

Gov't Puts New Age Restrictions on Tanning Beds

On May 29, 2014, the FDA announced its approval to reclassify indoor tanning beds in an effort to reduce the rising rates of skin cancer linked to

$25 Million Government Grant Program Available for Melanoma Researchers

The Department of Defense funded Peer Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP)

WUSA-TV Interview Regarding FDA Approval of First Combo Therapy for Advanced Melanoma

On January 9, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first-ever combination therapy for the treatment of advanced melanoma.

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.

ABC 7 WJLA: "Melanoma on the rise in young women; found on scalp"

Hair stylists are in an unique position to look for suspicious spots on their clients' heads, ears and scalps.

New Awareness Videos Share the Message about Melanoma

The Melanoma Research Foundation was excited to learn that members of the Western University of Health Sciences Dermatology Interest Group Associat

Third-Annual MelaNoMo'! Fundraiser raises over $30,000 for Melanoma research

The third annual MelaNoMo'! Fundraiser, held by Neil Gaines, raised over $30,000 for the Melanoma Research Foundation.

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