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Joined: Feb 2010

I have metastic melanoma on lung, liver, rectal, bone and limbs. Could anyone tell me some other options of chemo if no benefit otained from standard DTIC.

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Joined: Jun 2009

check these websites to see if there are any clinical trials you may be a candidate for



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Joined: Jan 2010

Go to clinicaltrails.gov and look up RO5185426 (it used to be called PLX4032). My wife started it last week and it has a real promising future. Below are links to a series of articles about it from last week's NY Times:




Good luck!


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