The melanoma effort’s first major accomplishment came in prevention. Surgeons, scientists, oncologists, behavioral scientists and governmental relations experts worked together to achieve a state ban on tanning bed use by minors in Texas, which took effect September 2013.
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MD Anderson is home to one of the largest melanoma and skin cancer clinics in the world. This has led to a nearly unrivaled level of expertise. Learn more about how MD Anderson’s Melanoma Moon Shot is Making Cancer History®.