Metastatic Melanoma

Metastatic Melanoma - most related articles:

- Breast cancer drug Abraxane promising for malignant melanoma treatment - 7.3
- New treatment for melanoma shows shrinking of tumors - 6.5
- Ipilimumab demonstrates improved survival in metastatic melanoma - 6.4
- New drug for melanoma skin cancer patients soon - 5.8
- New therapy promising for melanoma skin cancer - 5.5
- Aspirin may lower melanoma skin cancer risk - 5.4
- Zelboraf approved for late stage skin cancer - 5.3
- Melanoma genes identified by Australian researchers - 5.3
- Parkinson's disease linked to melanoma in family - 5.3
- New melanoma drug doubles survival of skin cancer patients - 5.2

Metastatic Melanoma articles

New melanoma drug doubles survival of skin cancer patients
Investigators from Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) and 12 other centers in the United States and Australia have found that a new drug for patients with metastatic melanoma nearly doubled median overall survival.

Zelboraf approved for late stage skin cancer
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved Zelboraf (vemurafenib), a drug to treat patients with late-stage (metastatic) or unresectable (cannot be removed by surgery) melanoma, the most dangerous type of skin cancer.

New drug for melanoma skin cancer patients soon
Plexxikon Inc. announced positive data from an interim analysis of the BRIM3 trial, a large multi-center Phase 3 clinical study of PLX4032 (RG7204) in patients with previously untreated metastatic melanoma with the BRAF mutation.

Ipilimumab demonstrates improved survival in metastatic melanoma
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) announced positive results from a Phase 3 randomized, double blind study of ipilimumab which demonstrated that overall survival (OS) was significantly extended in patients with previously-treated metastatic melanoma who received ipilimumab.

New treatment for melanoma shows shrinking of tumors
Researchers have made significant advances in the treatment of metastatic malignant melanoma ? one of the most difficult cancers to treat successfully once it has started to spread.

Breast cancer drug Abraxane promising for malignant melanoma treatment
An approved breast-cancer drug nab-paclitaxel, trade named Abraxane, has been found promising in clinical trial for the treatment of metastatic malignant melanoma, revealed by researchers.

Early detection of skin cancer melanoma is vital
On television's popular "Grey's Anatomy," Dr. Izzie Stevens faces a grim diagnosis: stage IV metastatic melanoma. As the drama unfolds, viewers get a glimpse at why patients with the deadliest form of skin cancer ? in the most advanced stage of diagnosis ? face a mere 10-month median survival rate.

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