Lung Cancer Highlights from ASCO 2016

This year, the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) did not produce any truly groundbreaking revelations about new treatments for lung cancer. However, researchers did report quite a few positive findings, and some disappointing ones. I have summarized some of the more prominent presentations below. Continue reading…

Melanoma Research Alliance – Scientific Retreat Report

“Exciting collaborations are integrating multiple research programs with critical investments and leadership by the Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA), a unique foundation launched by Debra and Leon Black under the auspices of the Milken Institute. MRA’s mission is to accelerate scientific discovery to eliminate death and suffering due to melanoma. Discussions of cutting-edge melanoma research results and clinical care strategies took place on February 27-28, 2013, in Washington, DC, at the MRA’s Fifth Annual Scientific Retreat.”