The FDA has expanded approval of a therapy for anaplastic large cell lymphoma.

FDA Alerts

FDA Alerts
Friday, November 10, 2017
The FDA has expanded approval of a therapy for anaplastic large cell lymphoma.
FDA Alerts
Monday, July 24, 2017
The US Food and Drug Administration had granted expanded approval of a melanoma drug to include pediatric patients.
FDA Alerts
Friday, March 24, 2017
The FDA recently granted accelerated approval for the treatment of metastatic Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) in adults and pediatric patients 12 years of age and older, including those who have not received prior chemotherapy. This is the first FDA-approved treatment for metastatic MCC, a rare and aggressive form of skin cancer.
FDA Alerts
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
FDA has granted approval of a combination photodynamic therapy (PDT) treatment for actinic keratosis (AK) on the face and scalp.

News

News
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
A recent study examined the use of indoor tanning salons by children and teens.
News
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
The Champions for Change Gala is the Foundation’s signature fundraising event raising $550,000 to support the organization’s research initiatives, educational materials and awareness programs.
News
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
The Skin Cancer Foundation is currently accepting applications for the 2018 Research Grant Awards Program and has extended the application deadline.
News
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Recent research examined the accuracy of handheld reflectance confocal microscopy with radial video mosaicing and facilitate margin mapping for lentigo maligna and lentigo maligna melanoma.

Research in Review

Research in Review
Friday, November 3, 2017
This article describes a case with an uncommon and often misdiagnosed clinical presentation.
Research in Review
Monday, September 18, 2017
This case discusses the diagnosis and treatment of an older woman presenting with a large mass on her left cheek.
Research in Review
Monday, May 22, 2017
New funding will allow researchers to expand the scope of their work in skin cancer.  
Research in Review
Friday, September 9, 2016
In this case, a fractional CO2 laser is used in the treatment of multiple basal cell carcinomas in a patient.