Just last week, the FDA approved a computer-assisted device to detect melanoma. The device known as MelaFind is made by Mela Science Inc in Irvington, NY.
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Two states currently discussing the potential ban of indoor tanning for anybody under 18 years old are New York and Illinois.
Researchers explained that women were much more likely to explain drastic effects from the cancer, either positively or negatively.
The largest increase appears to be for younger individuals, like students that lay out to tan or frequent tanning booth machines.
Designed for treatment of metastatic melanoma, the drug provides a great treatment option for individuals with this deadly skin disease.