March 29

The FDA has approved Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Yervoy for the treatment of late-stage, metastatic melanoma — a deadly form of skin cancer.   I’m proud to say that my wonderfully talented wife, Elsie, was one of the data managers of the clinical trials of this breakthrough treatment.   Kudos to Elsie and all of her amazing colleagues at Bristol-Myers Squibb in their efforts against such a terrible disease.   Read more at WebMD at this link:   And learn more about skin cancer at the following WebMD slideshow: