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Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Million for Military Cancer Research

June 17, 2015

  Leading Nonprofits in Melanoma Commend Committee’s Ongoing Support and Dedication to Advancing Breakthrough Melanoma Treatments   WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Thursday, June 11, 2015, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved its fi …



New Alliance Helps Inform and Educate Patients in Battle Against Deadly Skin Cancer

June 4, 2015

CURE TEAMS UP WITH MELANOMA RESEARCH FOUNDATION AND AIM AT MELANOMA TO COLLABORATE IN ADVOCACY SPOTLIGHT PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM   PLAINSBORO, N.J. (June 4, 2015) — CURE® Magazine, the largest consumer publication in the United States focuse …



Guest Post: Why I #GetNaked for Melanoma Awareness

May 21, 2015

Hi, I'm Nicole Serraiocco. I'm a wife, a mother of 3 children and an IRONMAN. Completing the 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike ride and 26.2 mile marathon was the greatest physical undertaking of my life, but it pales in comparison with the real rea …



Bipartisan Support in the House for Increased Melanoma Research Funding

March 31, 2015

Representatives Maloney & Fitzpatrick request million for rare cancer (including melanoma) research in FY16. On March 25th, Representatives Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Michael Fitzpatrick (R-PA) submitted a letter asking the U.S. House of Representa …



Guest Post: 4th Annual CURE OM’s Eye on a Cure Symposium

March 27, 2015

Meeting summary written by By Esther Damaser, Ph.D., ocular melanoma survivor and CURE OM Patient Steering Committee member. I am an old hand at CURE OM meetings, and an even older one at dealing with ocular melanoma (OM) in general. For those of you n …