Immunotherapy was successfully used in melanoma treatment in Australia

Immunotherapy drugs nivolumab or ipilimumab reboot the immune system to attack the melanoma cells and will reduce the chance of the cancer coming back from 50 per cent to 25 per cent (by the ipilimumab drug) and another 35 per cent (by nivolumab)," researchers from Melanoma Institute Australia have found.

  • Written by James Prewitt
  • Category: Discoveries