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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
Scientists have uncovered molecules released by invasive skin cancer that reprogram healthy immune cells to help the cancer to spread.
An immunotherapy drug will be made available to some patients with advanced melanoma skin cancer on the NHS in England.
Some patients with advanced skin cancer will now have access to immunotherapy after surgery on the NHS in England.
Patients with a certain type of aggressive skin cancer will now have access to a combination of targeted drugs on the NHS in England.
The type of bacteria in the gut of patients with advanced melanoma may influence their response to a certain type immunotherapy, according to new research.