Melanoma

Metastatic Melanoma Survival Rate Increases With Add-On Local Peripheral Tx

July 28, 2016

For patients with metastatic melanoma, the addition of local peripheral treatments (LPT) such as radiotherapy or electrochemotherapy is beneficial, according to a study published online in Cancer Immunology Research.

Mechanical Stress May Cause Melanoma on the Soles of Feet

June 17, 2016

Stress and damage caused by walking or running could be a risk factor for melanoma on the soles of the feet, according to a research letter published in the June 16 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.