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What Makes Melanoma Different: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Melanoma is a deadly skin cancer.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Richard Joseph explains what makes it different from other skin cancers. To listen, click the link below. What Makes Melanoma Different

Created by Joel Streed

Tamanho do tumor é fator determinante para resposta a tratamento com medicamento promissor para tratamento de melanoma CHICAGO — Ao examinar porque alguns pacientes com melanoma avançado respondem tão bem à imunoterapia experimental MK-3475, enquanto outros obtêm uma resposta mais fraca, pesquisadores da Clínica Mayo de Jacksonville, na Flórida, descobriram que o tamanho dos tumores, antes do tratamento, era a variável mais forte. Os cientistas afirmam [...]

Created by Paul Scotti

Tamaño del tumor es factor determinante en la respuesta a una promisoria droga para tratar el melanoma CHICAGO —Al examinar por qué algunos pacientes con melanoma avanzado responden tan bien a la inmunoterapia experimental MK-3475, mientras que otros tienen una respuesta menos sólida, los investigadores de la Clínica Mayo en Jacksonville, Flórida, descubrieron que el tamaño de los tumores, antes del tratamiento, era la variable más importante. [...]

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Tumor Size is Defining Factor to Response from Promising Melanoma Drug

CHICAGO — In examining why some advanced melanoma patients respond so well to the experimental immunotherapy MK-3475, while others have a less robust response, researchers at Mayo Clinic in Florida found that the size of tumors before treatment was the strongest variable. They say their findings, being presented June 2 [...]

Created by Paul Scotti

Spring Break Brings Reminders of Skin Care Concerns

LA CROSSE, Wis. — Spring break is just around the corner for many students, and as they prepare for the sandy beaches of popular vacation destinations, some are making trips to the tanning salon first ... but at what cost? “Tanning beds emit UVA rays which damage the cells in [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Breakthroughs in Treatments for Melanoma Richard Joseph, M.D., medical oncologist at Mayo Clinic in Florida, talks about the most deadly form of skin cancer, melanoma. In this video clip he explains breakthroughs in treating melanoma that include a novel target agent and two new immune therapies. He later explains how "This, I think, will be [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Pale is the NEW Tan: Avoid Tanning Beds to Prevent Skin Cancer

Mayo Clinic medical oncologist Richard Joseph, M.D., and dermatologist, Anokhi Jambusaria-Pahlajani, M.D.,  both from Mayo Clinic in Florida talk about why one should NEVER use tanning beds since multiple studies have shown that the use of them are related to causing melanoma. They explain how all types of ultraviolet (UV) rays (UVA, UVB and [...]

Created by Dana Sparks