26 August 2020 – MPA Webinar Series

Event #1 – Wed 26th August from 7pm to 830pm Topics: Dermatology and Melanoma Surgery Please register via the Eventbrite link: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/dermatology-and-melanoma-surgery-a-discussion-with-our-specialists-registration-116189932215?aff=ebdssbeac >> DOWNLOAD PDF for full details

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

Declining cancer incidence in the elderly: decreasing diagnostic intensity or biology?

BACKGROUND: Advanced age is a consistent risk factor for cancer, nonetheless cancer incidence typically declines after age 75-85 for most solid tumors.

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Posted in Melanoma News, Publications, Scientific Publications

U-M researchers target a protein channel in the cell’s lysosome to selectively kill cancer cells

Cancer treatments necessarily target unchecked cell growth, and selectively kill cancer cells while sparing normal…

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Posted in Melanoma News, Health Professionals, Of Interest

Women in Agricultural Work at Increased Risk for Skin and Blood Cancers from Pesticide Exposure

A study published in Environment International finds higher rates of various cancers among agricultural workers, with multiple myeloma (blood cancer) and melanoma (skin cancer)…

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Posted in Melanoma News, Patients, Latest News

ImCheck publishes comprehensive overview of the development results of its first-in-class cancer immunotherapeutic targeting BTN3A to activate V?9V?2 T cells in Science Translational Medicine

Marseille, France, October 20, 2021 – ImCheck Therapeutics announced today the publication of the preclinical…

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Posted in Melanoma News, Health Professionals, Of Interest