2015 MRA In The News

12/24/2015 |  Op-Ed: Good news for Jimmy Carter, but long road for other melanoma patients

12/07/2015 |  Good news from Jimmy Carter. He’s cancer-free. - Washington Post

11/30/2015 |  Yale Dream Team Seeks Cure for Skin Cancer

08/20/2015 |  Washington Post: The Breakthrough Drug Jimmy Carter Is Taking to Treat His Cancer

08/20/2015 |  Reuters: Former President Carter Gets Powerful Immune-System Boosting Drug

08/20/2015 |  Focused Ultrasound Foundation, MRA, CRI Join Forces on Study

07/15/2015 |  Chief Science Officer quoted in Allure on importance of sun protection

06/24/2015 |  Melanoma Research Alliance Awards More Than $13 Million in Grants

06/20/2015 |  Melanoma trial begins as new drugs show promise

06/05/2015 |  MRA Again Ranked Among Top Grant-Giving Disease Foundations

05/20/2015 |  Bloomberg Covers 4th Annual Leveraged Finance Fights Melanoma Event

03/16/2015 |  Blogger Provides a Patient's Perspective on the Scientific Retreat

02/10/2015 |  MRA Chair of Medical Advisory Panel featured in The ASCO Post for Pioneering Work in Immunotherapy

01/13/2015 |  MRA-supported Investigators Announce Melanoma Breakthrough to Treating Drug Resistance

2015 MRA Recent Press Releases and Statements

12/23/2015 |  Melanoma Treatments Made Great Strides in 2015

11/10/2015 |  Melanoma Research Alliance Applauds Latest Approved Combination Therapy

11/09/2015 |  Melanoma Research Alliance Hosts Benefit Dinner at Sotheby’s to Raise Funds for Groundbreaking Melanoma Research

10/29/2015 |  MRA Hails FDA Approval of Expanded Treatment for Melanoma

10/28/2015 |  MRA Lauds FDA Approval of First Vaccine for Melanoma Treatment

10/01/2015 |  MRA Hails FDA Approval of First Combination Immunotherapy for Melanoma

09/09/2015 |  Melanoma Research Alliance Appoints Robin L. Davisson, Ph.D., President and CEO-Elect

09/08/2015 |  MRA Applauds James Allison for Prestigious Lasker Award

08/27/2015 |  MRA Applauds Latest Drug Approval Abroad

08/17/2015 |  Melanoma Research Alliance Elects Mary Jo Rogers to Board of Directors

06/23/2015 |  Melanoma Research Alliance Announces More Than $13 million in New Grants for Melanoma Research

06/17/2015 |  Senate Appropriations Committee Approves $50 Million for Military Cancer Research

06/03/2015 |  2015 ASCO Meeting Highlights Impact of Melanoma Research On Field of Oncology

05/04/2015 |  MRA Teams with L’Oréal Paris for It’s THAT Worth It™ Public Health Campaign & Social Media Call to Action

04/24/2015 |  2015 AACR Annual Meeting Highlights Developments in Melanoma Research

04/07/2015 |  Leveraged Finance Industry to Gather to Fight Melanoma


01/30/2015 |  MRA Applauds President Obama's Precision Medicine Initiative

01/13/2015 |  MRA Lauds Chair of Scientific Advisory Panel for Peer Recognition