David Day was one of the 20% of people with advanced melanoma have primary resistance to new drugs with ‘super progression' and we need to find out why.
Once riddled with tumours, Ian is now living life to fullest with no sign of disease thanks to immunotherapy.
Michael shares his story of his melanoma diagnosis and being on a clinical trial.
Instead of watching and waiting for her melanoma to progress, Renae was given the opportunity to participate in a clinical trial that has stopped her melanoma advancing.
Family man Nathan Giles tragically lost his battle with melanoma in June last year. He was just 38 years old. Nathan was given access to treatments that extended his life by five years – giving him precious time with his family including five young children.
But why did Nathan develop resistance to treatment that was initially helping him?
Leigh’s advanced melanoma diagnosis came as a complete surprise to him. A young man with two small children, Leigh was told he had less than four months to live. His best hope was to join a clinical trial.
Caitlin had plenty to smile about: a close family, a boyfriend, and only one year left of university. Life was good. But in 2015, she almost lost everything when she was diagnosed with Stage III melanoma.
Amanda shares her story of her diagnosis of a rare form of melanoma - acral melanoma.
Faced with a diagnosis of a rare form of advanced melanoma, Guy’s only hope of spending more time with his family was being on a new clinical trial at MIA.
Merv Adlington was one of the first people to register for Melanoma March 2017 but sadly passed away in December 2016 after his battle with melanoma.