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Play Video New melanoma treatments added to PBS

Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has announced that two additional melanoma drugs will be added to the PBS, saving sufferers hundreds of thousands of dollars in treatment.

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Posted in Melanoma News, Government, Publications

Dr. Liebman on the Use of Digital Surveillance in Melanoma

Tracey Liebman, MD, assistant professor, Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, NYU Langone School of Medicine, NYU Langone Health, discusses the use of digital surveillance in melanoma.

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Posted in Melanoma News, Health Professionals, Video Reports

John Theurer Cancer Center Evaluating Personalized Cancer Vaccine in High-Risk Melanoma

An ongoing clinical trial will assess whether the adjuvant combination of the personalized cancer vaccine mRNA-4157 and pembrolizumab (Keytruda) improves recurrence-free survival (RFS) compared with pembrolizumab alone in patients with complete resection of cutaneous melanoma and a high-risk of recurrence.1

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Posted in Melanoma News, Health Professionals, Of Interest

Melanoma Institute Australia campaign shows the importance of putting one foot in front of the other.

Creative agency Daughter has created a film series, titled ‘Take Steps Forward’, in support of the Melanoma Institute Australia’s annual fundraising and awareness campaign ‘Melanoma March’.

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Posted in Melanoma News, Patients, Latest News