Published in Cancer Weekly, March 29th, 2005
"Metastatic melanoma carries a dismal prognosis and there is a need to develop new treatment strategies. Vinca alkaloids have shown consistent activity in melanoma patients, as monotherapy and as part of combination regimens. The current study evaluates the clinical activity and tolerability of vinorelbine as first-line monotherapy in patients with metastatic melanoma," researchers in the United States report.
"Patients were eligible if they presented metastatic melanoma not amenable to curative resection, had received no prior...
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