We have come a long way in the past few years in treating metastatic melanoma,” announced John A. Thompson, MD, Medical Director of the Phase I Clinical Trials Program, Co-Director of the Melanoma Clinic, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, and Professor in the Medical Oncology Division, University of Washington School of Medicine. “We are now talking of response rates in the 60% range, which was almost unheard of a few years ago,” he continued. Dr. Thompson also serves as Vice-Chair of the NCCN Guidelines Panel for Melanoma.
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