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June 6th, 2011
10:42 AM ET

Breakthrough drugs in melanoma treatment can extend life of cancer patients

Two new treatments for patients with melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, are being touted as the biggest advancements in treating the disease since the 1970s.

Dr. George Sledge, the President of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, discusses this exciting development this morning with Kiran Chetry.

Filed under: Cancer • Melanoma