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World renowned melanoma expert joins Mornings

Source: 6PR, February 2019 Mornings with Gareth Parker welcomed international expert on melanoma, Dr Ryan Sullivan into the 6PR studio today, to discuss melanoma and immunotherapy treatment. Dr Sullivan, the Associate Director of the Melanoma Pregram at Massachusetts General Hospital, also spoke with listeners who had questions about their own melanoma treatment. Dr Sullivan is in […]

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Melanoma blazes treatment trail for other cancers

Source: Financial Review, February 2019 If Alexander Menzies had to have a seriously advanced cancer, he says he would choose melanoma. His choice is worth noting because, as a medical oncologist and cancer researcher, he knows the field well. Traditionally people with late-stage

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Seymour event to raise funds to melanoma

Source: The Telegraph, February 2019 And according to the Melanoma Institute of Australia, skin cancer is the most common cancer in young Australians (15-39-year-olds) making up 20 per cent of all their cancer cases. In fact, within our sunburnt land, one in 14 men and one in 24 women will be diagnosed with melanoma sometime […]

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Could texts prevent you feeling the burn?

Source: The University Of Queensland, February 2019 As Queenslanders flock to the outdoors this Australia Day weekend, University of Queensland researchers are investigating whether text messages could prevent people falling victim to sunburn. UQ is recruiting 500 Queenslanders to join the Sun Text Project, a text messaging study about staying safe in the sun. Professor Monika […]

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