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Discovering new bait for the immune system may lead to additional treatments for melanoma. Congratulations Andreas Behren, Katherine Woods, Jonathan Cebon, Stephen Wong and colleagues

A collaborative study, led by ONJCRI and the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) at Monash University, has uncovered new markers (HLA-associated peptides) that are uniquely present on melanoma tumours and could pave the way for therapeutic vaccines to be developed in the fight against melanoma.

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New MRV Research: Researchers at Peter Mac have developed a simple liquid biopsy test……

Researchers at Peter Mac have developed a simple liquid biopsy test that can predict and monitor melanoma relapse following surgery.

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MRV Resources

MRV resources are only available due to the good will of the melanoma patients that have attended a clinic at a Melanoma Research Victoria (MRV) site and kindly consented to our project. We are very grateful to our >2500 participants who have contributed significantly to melanoma research in Victoria, nationally and internationally. MRV resources include: […]

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Rapid liquid biopsies for melanoma patients

The Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute (ONJCRI) is using blood test technology from Bio-Rad Laboratories to detect and analyse cancer genes in melanoma patients.

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