Melanoma, a form of skin cancer, accounts for about 1% of skin cancers but is responsible for over 7,650 deaths every year as per an estimate by the American Cancer Society, these numbers are steadily rising over the years with approximately 99,780 new melanomas diagnosis being made each year. 

However, the prohibitive cost of treatment may prove challenging and affect the growth prospects to an extent. A number of clinical trials are underway in the melanoma treatment industry with companies introducing unique first-in-class treatment options, some of which are enumerated in our today's coverage. 

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