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Mar

Eyes on the Prize: Developing Better Treatments for Uveal Melanoma

Uveal melanoma arises in the eye, in contrast to the more widely known skin melanoma, and it often spreads to the liver, where it becomes highly resistant to treatment. Researchers from the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Jefferson Health (SKCC) in Philadelphia and Columbia University in New York have teamed up to investigate the efficacy …

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May

SKCC Researchers Receive Melanoma Research Alliance Team Science Award

Andrew Aplin, PhD, Associate Director of Basic Research and Program Leader of Cancer Cell Biology & Signaling at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center (SKCC) at Jefferson Health, Kalbach-Newton Professor in Cancer Research at Thomas Jefferson University, and Department of Ophthalmology at Wills Eye Institute, and Marlana Orloff, MD, Assistant Professor of Medical Oncology at Thomas …