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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.
A New, Cost-Effective Therapy to Treat a Wide Range of Cancers

A New, Cost-Effective Therapy to Treat a Wide Range of Cancers

Immunotherapy Response in Advanced Melanoma: Effect of Previous Treatments

Immunotherapy Response in Advanced Melanoma: Effect of Previous Treatments

Gut Microbiome and Enhanced Tumor Immune Response in Pancreatic Cancer Survivors

Gut Microbiome and Enhanced Tumor Immune Response in Pancreatic Cancer Survivors

Additional therapeutic maneuver may be needed to stop some metastasized tumors                                               Cancer That...

Additional therapeutic maneuver may be needed to stop some metastasized tumors Cancer That...

No more needles? Future vaccines could be delivered by a puff of air

No more needles? Future vaccines could be delivered by a puff of air

New study pinpoints key source of T cell "exhaustion"

New study pinpoints key source of T cell "exhaustion"

Macrophages likely to be a potential target for ER+ breast cancer

Macrophages likely to be a potential target for ER+ breast cancer

Immune landscape in invasive ER+ breast cancers reveals a macrophage-driven microenvironment

Immune landscape in invasive ER+ breast cancers reveals a macrophage-driven microenvironment

New combination therapy regimen may reduce prostate cancer progression or death by 37%

New combination therapy regimen may reduce prostate cancer progression or death by 37%

Neoadjuvant dual immunotherapy and chemotherapy improve outcomes in patients with resectable NSCLC

Neoadjuvant dual immunotherapy and chemotherapy improve outcomes in patients with resectable NSCLC

Highlighting a potential sex‐specific precision immunotherapy strategy

Highlighting a potential sex‐specific precision immunotherapy strategy

Deeper understanding of T-cell responses may lead to better, more personalized immunotherapies

Deeper understanding of T-cell responses may lead to better, more personalized immunotherapies

CD5-expressing dendritic cells help to prime T cell responses against cancer

CD5-expressing dendritic cells help to prime T cell responses against cancer

Combination of two types of immune cells helps predict response to cancer immunotherapy

Combination of two types of immune cells helps predict response to cancer immunotherapy

Study sheds light on why lung tumors do not respond well to immunotherapy

Study sheds light on why lung tumors do not respond well to immunotherapy

Scientists develop new design principles to improve cancer vaccines

Scientists develop new design principles to improve cancer vaccines

Novel adoptive T cell receptor therapy shows promising results for patients with solid tumors

Novel adoptive T cell receptor therapy shows promising results for patients with solid tumors

Persistent tumor mutation load may help predict outcome of novel immunotherapies

Persistent tumor mutation load may help predict outcome of novel immunotherapies

Improving cancer immunotherapies with bioengineered synthetic gene circuits

Improving cancer immunotherapies with bioengineered synthetic gene circuits

Different cancers carry distinctive genetic signatures

Different cancers carry distinctive genetic signatures