The OncLive Melanoma & Skin Cancer condition center page is a comprehensive resource for clinical news and expert insights on various types of skin cancers, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and more. This section features news articles, interviews in written and video format, and podcasts that focus on unmet needs, treatment advances, and ongoing research in melanoma and other skin cancers.
March 12th 2011
Various immunotherapeutic strategies to treat advanced melanoma have been under investigation for more than a decade
March 12th 2011
The Emperor of All Maladies bills itself as a "biography of cancer," and while author Siddhartha Mukherjee cannot tell us precisely when cancer opened its eyes in this world...
March 9th 2011
An article in Oncogene further explains how ultraviolet (UV) radiation helps transform skin cells into basal cell carcinoma.
March 4th 2011
The John Theurer Cancer Center (JTCC) at Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey, one of the largest cancer centers in the United States
December 19th 2010
Hospitals, pharmacists, and physicians across the United States are reporting shortages of critical anticancer drugs, including carboplatin, cisplatin, dacarbazine, fludarabine, and cytarabine.
August 14th 2010
In a phase III randomized trial, overall survival (OS) was more than 34% longer for patients with advanced melanoma who received the novel agent ipilimumab
June 25th 2010
A collection of statistics and facts on skin cancer and melanoma
May 25th 2010
Clinical investigations of tremelimumab in melanoma were the focus of several presentations at ASCO.