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Melanoma is a form of cancer that begins in melanocytes (cells that make the pigment melanin). It may begin in a mole (skin melanoma), but can also begin in other pigmented tissues, such as in the eye or in the intestines.
Functions of gamma delta T cells are regulated by sugars and fat Gene, shows study

Functions of gamma delta T cells are regulated by sugars and fat Gene, shows study

Researchers identify a vital protein needed to regulate anti-tumor immune response

Researchers identify a vital protein needed to regulate anti-tumor immune response

Research sheds new light on immune system interactions with cancer

Research sheds new light on immune system interactions with cancer

New combination therapy could be effective in treating aggressive cancers with common mutations

New combination therapy could be effective in treating aggressive cancers with common mutations

Study reveals new target to make breast cancer more sensitive to immunotherapy

Study reveals new target to make breast cancer more sensitive to immunotherapy

Obesity allows cancer cells to outcompete tumor-killing immune cells, study finds

Obesity allows cancer cells to outcompete tumor-killing immune cells, study finds

Study confirms that telomere shortening helps prevent cancer in humans

Study confirms that telomere shortening helps prevent cancer in humans

Study: Benefits of immunotherapy can be improved by boosting stem cell activity

Study: Benefits of immunotherapy can be improved by boosting stem cell activity

Scientists discover new functions of key cellular machine involved in human cancers

Scientists discover new functions of key cellular machine involved in human cancers

Study outlines transient prospective stages in development of neural crest cells

Study outlines transient prospective stages in development of neural crest cells

New method to improve preclinical evaluation of CAR-T cell therapies

New method to improve preclinical evaluation of CAR-T cell therapies

MUSC researchers demonstrate polarized Th17 cells can effectively eradicate tumors

MUSC researchers demonstrate polarized Th17 cells can effectively eradicate tumors

New type of cancer immunotherapy trains the immune system to eliminate tumor cells

New type of cancer immunotherapy trains the immune system to eliminate tumor cells

“Nanobiologic” immunotherapy can train the immune system to eliminate tumor cells

“Nanobiologic” immunotherapy can train the immune system to eliminate tumor cells

'Training’ the innate immunity may improve the success of immunotherapy

'Training’ the innate immunity may improve the success of immunotherapy

Researchers identify new potential therapeutic targets for SARS-CoV-2 infection

Researchers identify new potential therapeutic targets for SARS-CoV-2 infection

Study sheds light on the ability of melanomas to form early metastases

Study sheds light on the ability of melanomas to form early metastases

Researchers identify how melanoma redirects the immune system in cancer immunotherapy

Researchers identify how melanoma redirects the immune system in cancer immunotherapy

Key blood marker could offer the most effective treatment for melanoma

Key blood marker could offer the most effective treatment for melanoma

Researchers discover how specific molecules promote cancer progression

Researchers discover how specific molecules promote cancer progression