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|Australia scientists develop 'world first' melanoma blood test|
Added: 20.07.2018 0:16 | 20 views | 0 comments
Australian researchers said Wednesday (July 18, 2018) they have developed a blood test for melanoma in its early stages, calling it a “world first” breakthrough that could save many lives. The scientists, from Edith Cowan University, said the new test could help doctors detect the skin cancer before it spreads through a person's body. “Patients who have their melanoma detected in its early stage have a five-year survival rate between 90 and 99 percent,” lead researcher Pauline Zaenker said in (...)
|Researcher uses HPV vaccine to treat patient with skin cancer|
Added: 19.07.2018 18:21 | 5 views | 0 comments
In 2017, a case report by Dr. Anna Nichols showed the HPV vaccine Gardasil reduced the number of new basal and squamous cell skin cancers in two patients. Tim Ioannides, M.D., a voluntary faculty member at UM, suggested using the vaccine as an off-label treatment by directly injecting it into the tumors.
|Melanoma blood test: Scientists unveil 'world-first' research|
Added: 18.07.2018 6:21 | 4 views | 0 comments
Billed as a world first, the test is designed to detect the skin cancer in its early stages.
|Blood test detects melanoma skin cancer while it’s easily treatable|
Added: 17.07.2018 16:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
A blood test that detects melanoma in its early stages may allow people to get treatment before the cancer spreads and becomes difficult to cure
|Allergic responses may protect against skin cancer|
Added: 17.07.2018 15:12 | 5 views | 0 comments
The components of the immune system that trigger allergic reactions may also help protect the skin against cancer, suggest new findings.
|Different outdoor professions carry different risks for skin cancer|
Added: 15.07.2018 18:25 | 3 views | 0 comments
One of the main risk factors for non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC), the most common cancer worldwide, is solar ultraviolet radiation.
|Man against machine: AI is better than dermatologists at diagnosing skin cancer|
Added: 15.07.2018 18:25 | 6 views | 0 comments
Researchers have shown for the first time that a form of artificial intelligence or machine learning known as a deep learning convolutional neural network (CNN) is better than experienced dermatologists at detecting skin cancer.
|Hidden costs of skin cancer caused by workplace sun exposure revealed|
Added: 15.07.2018 18:25 | 1 views | 0 comments
Skin cancer cases attributable to work-related sun exposure could be costing millions of dollars, and must be better addressed by policymakers.
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