Reminder – Melanoma Consumer Breakfast this Saturday 6th October 2108

Sat 6th October 2018, 8:00-9:30am All members of the melanoma community are invited to attend a Melanoma Consumer Breakfast. The Breakfast is part of the Australasian Melanoma Conference – which also has great consumer forums. The program is on the website. All bookings can be made via the conference website

Melanoma survivors march to honour lost friends and raise awareness

Melanoma has a reputation for being one of the most curable types of cancers, but that does not mean much to survivors such as Jay Allen and Aaron Kelly.

Free skin checks for South West community

The Bunbury Skin Cancer Clinic is partnering with melanomaWA to provide the community with free skin checks on February 24.

Townsville’s First Ever Twilight Melanoma March

She will next month join Townsville’s first ever twilight Melanoma March in honour of her mother, Gina Sellen, who lost her battle against the deadly cancer in 2016.

Cancer in the News

Feature Articles

Adjuvant Therapy for Melanoma: Novel Treatment Options

Merrick I. Ross, MD: It has been an amazing year in looking at different adjuvant therapy trials.


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New treatment in the works for disfiguring skin disease, vitiligo

In many parts of the world there is great shame and stigma tied to vitiligo…


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Success of immunotherapy stimulates future pigment cell and melanoma research

Our skin is not only the largest organ and primary contact interface with the world…


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Colourful science – Success of melanoma immunotherapy stimulates clinical dermatology and pigment cell research

New research published yesterday by council members of the International Federation of Pigment Cell Societies…


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