Be sure to check back frequently for top stories in skin cancer.


October 4, 2021

Dr Christine Ko on Making Tough Skin Cancer–Related Decisions for Transplant Patients

October 1, 2021

Portable photodynamic therapy device could pave the way for at-home treatment of basal cell carcinoma

September 30, 2021

Genomic Similarities in Actinic Keratosis and Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma Found

September 23, 2021

How Merkel Cell Carcinoma Is Treated

September 23, 2021

Staying safe under the sun: How melanin levels can significantly affect skin cancer risk

September 17, 2021

New research from the University of Birmingham suggests that skin cancer patients could have a better prognosis if their T cells have stronger receptor signal strength

September 15, 2021

Image-Guided Superficial Radiotherapy for BCC and SCC

September 15, 2021

Recent updates in Merkel Cell Carcinoma management

September 14, 2021

DermTech has created a pigmented lesion assay test in order to diagnose skin cancer without the need for invasive biopsies

September 13, 2021

Could Artificial Intelligence Diagnose Skin Cancer?

September 9, 2021

OncoBeta initiates international EPIC-Skin study with Rhenium-SCT® for the treatment of non-melanoma skin cancer

September 8, 2021

Image-Guided Superficial Radiotherapy Highly Effective in Treating Skin Cancers Without Surgery

September 3, 2021

Dermatology group in North Carolina offers free local skin cancer screenings in the month of September

August 29, 2021

Study finds that topical remetinostat gel is effective in treating basal cell carcinoma

August 29, 2021

Roundtable Discussion: Participants Review the Potential Toxicities of Hedgehog Inhibitors in Basal Cell Carcinomas

August 27, 2021

How to check moles for signs of skin cancer

August 25, 2021

Alton Memorial Hospital is offering free skin cancer screenings on Tuesday, September 28th

August 18, 2021

The Destination Healthy Skin RV has begun its journey to 21 cities in 2021

August 17, 2021

Childhood skin cancer and how to prevent it

August 12, 2021

Tampa clinic is 1 of 2 in the U.S. using bladeless, electron beam therapy to treat skin cancer

August 12, 2021

Positive data from the remetinostat phase II study in basal cell carcinoma published in clinical cancer research

August 12, 2021

Researchers identify skin darkening enzyme that could help prevent skin cancers

August 9, 2021

Scripps Health offers free skin cancer screenings for state lifeguards and other first responders in California

August 6, 2021

Orlando Health pioneers late stage skin cancer treatment

August 6, 2021

An open-label, phase ½ clinical trial will test safety and efficacy of rigosertib in treating recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa in people with cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

August 6, 2021

Histone deacetylation inhibitor shows promise for treating basal cell carcinoma

August 5, 2021

Skin cancer survivor shares story to raise awareness

August 1, 2021

Managing and preventing skin cancer: what you should know

July 28, 2021

‘The Sun Bus’ to offer free skin cancer screenings across Colorado in August

July 27, 2021

Cemiplimab deemed active, safe after hedgehog inhibitor therapy (HHI) in locally advanced basal cell carcinoma

July 26, 2021

MediWound begins phase ½ study of MW005 for the treatment of low-risk basal cell carcinoma

July 26, 2021

MediWound Starts Testing MW005 in Two Mid-Stage Trials in Patients With Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer

July 21, 2021

Risk factors for skin damage this summer

July 14, 2021

Ask the Expert: How Often Do I Need to Reapply Sunscreen If I’m Indoors All Day?

July 12, 2021

Experimental skin cancer vaccine developed by researchers at Morphogenesis dramatically reduces Merkel cell carcinoma tumor size in patient at Moffitt Cancer Center

July 12, 2021

FDA approves Keytruda for the treatment of patients with locally advanced cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

July 8, 2021

Radiation Therapy in Skin Cancer

July 6, 2021

Prescribed topical treatments may minimize scarring for patients with skin cancer

June 30, 2021

Oncologist shares top tips to know to protect yourself from skin cancer

June 25, 2021

UCLA geneticists have traced gecko color to gene implicated in human skin cancers

June 22, 2021

Poll: Many ‘High-Risk’ Americans Unconcerned About Skin Cancer

June 22, 2021

Dermatologist talks about strategies to prevent skin cancer

June 21, 2021

Why you shouldn’t delay skin cancer screening

June 17, 2021

Tips on choosing and using sunscreen

June 16, 2021

Sirnaomics announces acceptance of investigational new drug application by China NMPA for Global Multicenter Phase 2b Trial of STP705 Treatment for Skin Squamous Cell Carcinoma

June 16, 2021

New targets may improve the treatment of rare skin cancer

June 14, 2021

Memphis physician shares tips on how to protect against skin cancer

June 11, 2021

Cetuximab after disease progression with immunotherapy in advanced skin cancer

June 9, 2021

Sunburns and skin cancer, what you can do to lower your risk

June 8, 2021

InflaRx doses first patient in multicenter phase II clinical trial in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma with vilobelimab

June 8, 2021

The Mind-Skin Stress Connection and its relationship with skin cancer

June 3, 2021

Treatment options for basal cell skin cancer

June 3, 2021

Research led by scientists at the University of Manchester suggests that women may have a stronger immune response to a common form of skin cancer than men

June 3, 2021

Asan Medical center uses 3D printing to treat skin cancer

June 2, 2021

Hawai’i experts spread awareness about sun exposure safety this summer

May 27, 2021

World class skin cancer diagnostic technology to screen skin anomalies in a pain-free, non-invasive manner

May 26, 2021

If skin cancer is caught early, Mohs micrographic surgery procedure is one available treatment that can be completed in a single office visit

May 25, 2021

What you should know about skin cancer

May 19, 2021

Skin cancer risks and prevention tips

May 19, 2021

Skin Cancer, When Found and Treated Early, is Highly Curable

May 18, 2021

8 Sneaky Spots Skin Cancer Likes to Hide, According to Dermatologists

May 17, 2021

Recent News and Updates in the Field of Skin Cancer

May 12, 2021

Checkpoint Therapeutics announces completion of enrollment in the registration-enabling trial of cosibelimab in metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

May 11, 2021

Scientists develop a hydrogel mixed with a sample of the patient’s cells to replace cartilage post basal cell carcinoma surgery

May 11, 2021

Actinic keratosis incrementally increases risk for skin cancer each year after diagnosis

May 11, 2021

Dermatologists share tips for preventing skin cancer year-round

April 25, 2021

Tips to improve high-risk skin cancer management from the American Academy of Dermatology

April 25, 2021

Sirnaomics initiates phase 2b study using STP705 for treatment of squamous cell skin cancer

April 23, 2021

Dr. Todd Schlesinger discusses treatments for advanced skin cancers

April 22, 2021

Keytruda shows promise for patients with locally advanced or recurrent/metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

April 19, 2021

A new clinical trial for skin cancer patients will evaluate cemiplimab for squamous cell carcinoma at George Washington University

April 13, 2021

Study suggests common oral drug currently used to treat neuromuscular diseases could be used to prevent certain skin cancers caused by ultraviolet-B radiation

April 12, 2021

Prolonged intake of antihypertensive medications associated with higher rates of skin cancers in older adults

April 9, 2021

Free monthly skin cancer screenings resume at Alton Memorial Hospital in Illinois

April 8, 2021

Free skin cancer screenings to be provided by Dr. Metlis through Hannibal Regional Medical Group

April 8, 2021

FDA’s Libtayo approval offers another treatment option for patients with locally advanced basal cell carcinoma if they have not been successful with Hedgehog pathway inhibitors

March 29, 2021

Keeping an eye out for skin cancer

March 29, 2021

Ten-year follow-up of persons with sun-damaged skin associated with subsequent development of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

March 29, 2021

Actinic Keratosis Diagnosis Ups Cumulative Risk for Skin Cancer

March 26, 2021

What is Merkel Cell Carcinoma?

March 25, 2021

Ten Things to Know When You are Diagnosed with Skin Cancer

March 19, 2021

Increased risk of skin cancer linked to long-term use of hydrochlorothiazide or indapamide diuretics

March 19, 2021

What is nonmelanoma skin cancer?

March 18, 2021

Understanding different types of skin tumors and how they are treated

March 16, 2021

Symptoms of Ear Cancer and When to See a Doctor

March 11, 2021

How sun-protective behaviors vary among different populations

March 8, 2021

Sanford Health will hold free skin cancer screenings in Bemidji, Minnesota on March 18th, available by appointment

March 1, 2021

A patient with basal cell carcinoma discusses his cancer journey and what to do when hedgehog therapy fails

February 25, 2021

Learn to spot early warning signs of skin cancer

February 24, 2021

A personalized gene expression profile test for use in squamous cell carcinoma may be useful for assessing individual risk of skin cancer

February 22, 2021

MediWound announces clinical trial evaluating new drug candidate MWPC005, a topically applied biological product, to treat non-melanoma skin cancers

February 20, 2021

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center in Louisiana to provide free skin cancer screenings in March

February 18, 2021

Artificial Intelligence has the potential to identify skin cancer lesions from smartphone pictures

February 17, 2021

Dermatologist discusses Mohs Micrographic Surgery as a less invasive alternative for skin cancer that is caught early

February 11, 2021

The four most common types of skin cancer and tips to prevent them

February 10, 2021

COVID-19 healthcare delays may lead to your cancer being diagnosed at a later stage

February 9, 2021

Should you worry about skin cancer during the Winter?

February 7, 2021

Learn about the use of photodynamic light therapy for pre-cancerous actinic keratoses

February 6, 2021

New study suggests grape consumption protects against UV skin damage

January 14, 2021

Black patients with Merkel Cell Carcinoma Experience Treatment Delays

January 14, 2021

What Is Skin Cancer on the Scalp?

January 13, 2021

FDA Fast Tracks New Option for Merkel Cell Carcinoma and Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma

January 9, 2021

Cavrotolimod Plus PD-1 Blockers Showing Efficacy in Advanced Cancers, Including Merkel Cell Carcinoma

December 10, 2020

Diuretic linked to skin cancer

December 9, 2020

Metformin Use May Reduce Risk for Skin Cancer in Patients at Risk for Keratinocyte Carcinomas

December 8, 2020

Artificial Intelligence Being Developed for Skin Cancer Screening

November 30, 2020

Skin cancer six times more likely in surfers and swimmers

November 7, 2020

Nicotinamide pretreatment may protect skin from UVB damage

October 21, 2020

Debunking myths about sun and tanning

October 16, 2020

Post-ESMO Webinar

October 14, 2020

Study suggests no association between use of eczema drugs and skin cancer risk

September 18, 2020

Libtayo (Cemiplimab) shows promising results in advanced basal cell carcinoma

September 15, 2020

Patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia at higher risk of squamous cell cancer of the skin if they have a history of the disease

September 15, 2020

Preliminary data suggest diets may reduce risk of basal cell carcinoma

August 20, 2020

NFL head coach Ron Rivera diagnosed with cutaneous squamous cell cancer

June 24, 2020

FDA Approves Pembrolizumab for Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma

May 6, 2020

Cemiplimab Shows Promise for Patients with Advanced Basal Cell Carcinoma

April 10, 2020

Anti-Cancer Agents as Frontline Treatment of MPNs Lead to Higher Probability of Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers