Over the last 10 years, melanoma skin cancer among men in the UK has increased by almost 50%.
Researchers have uncovered a new link between higher levels of testosterone in the blood and increased risk of melanoma skin cancer in men.
Ultraviolet radiation can cause a rare type of eye cancer, conjunctival melanoma.
An immunotherapy and a targeted cancer drug were among the latest batch of NHS approvals from the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC).
Researchers have demonstrated an approach which, used in parallel with existing treatments, wipes out the ‘survival system’ of cancer cells.
Vitamin D influences the behaviour of melanoma cells in the lab by making them less aggressive, Cancer Research UK scientists have found.
A breast cancer drug and two blood cancer treatments have been recommended for use on the NHS in Scotland.
A new immunotherapy treatment for certain advanced skin cancer patients is to be made available on the NHS in England.
Melanoma patients with a history of smoking cigarettes are 40 per cent less likely to survive their skin cancer than people who have never smoked