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Hidden costs of skin cancer caused by workplace sun exposure revealed

Skin cancer cases attributable to work-related sun exposure could be costing millions of dollars and must be better addressed by policymakers.

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Using mathematical modelling and evolutionary principals important in treatment decisions

Cancer patients are commonly treated with the maximum dose they are able to withstand that does not cause too many toxic side effects.

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Inaugural NCCN Guidelines Designated for Uveal Melanoma

A new set of National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines have been created for the diagnosis and management of uveal melanoma.

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IMCgp100 Highly Effective for Advanced Uveal Melanoma

The novel immune-based treatment IMCgp100 demonstrated a 1-year survival rate of 73% (95% CI, 46%-88%) for patients with heavily pretreated, advanced uveal melanoma, representing a promising new option on the horizon for a disease with few effective options, according to findings presented at the 2018 ARVO Annual Meeting.

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